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Genus Anaerobaculum

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Anaerobaculum Rees et al. 1997, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum Rees et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; L. neut. n. baculum, small stick; N.L. neut. n. Anaerobaculum, rod which grows in the absence of air.
Valid publication: REES (G.N.), PATEL (B.K.C.), GRASSIA (G.S.) and SHEEHY (A.J.): Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel, thermophilic bacterium which ferments citrate. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 150-154.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Anaerobaculum Rees et al. 1997 emend. Menes and Muxí 2002.
Type species: ¤ Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum Rees et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; L. neut. n. baculum, small stick; N.L. neut. n. Anaerobaculum, rod which grows in the absence of air.
Reference: MENES (R.J.) and MUXÍ (L.): Anaerobaculum mobile sp. nov., a novel anaerobic, moderately thermophilic, peptide-fermenting bacterium that uses crotonate as an electron acceptor, and emended description of the genus Anaerobaculum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 157-164.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Anaerobaculum Rees et al. 1997 emend. Maune and Tanner 2012.
Type species: ¤ Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum Rees et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; L. neut. n. baculum, small stick; N.L. neut. n. Anaerobaculum, rod which grows in the absence of air.
Reference: MAUNE (M.W.) and TANNER (R.S.): Description of Anaerobaculum hydrogeniformans sp. nov., an anaerobe that produces hydrogen from glucose, and emended description of the genus Anaerobaculum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 832-838.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Anaerobaculum hydrogeniformans Maune and Tanner 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OS1 = ATCC BAA-1850 = DSM 22491.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ862996.
Etymology: N.L. n. hydrogenum, hydrogen; L. part. adj. formans, forming; N.L. part. adj. hydrogeniformans, producing hydrogen.
Valid publication: MAUNE (M.W.) and TANNER (R.S.): Description of Anaerobaculum hydrogeniformans sp. nov., an anaerobe that produces hydrogen from glucose, and emended description of the genus Anaerobaculum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 832-838.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Acetomicrobium hydrogeniformans (Maune and Tanner 2012) Ben Hania et al. 2016, comb. nov.

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Anaerobaculum mobile Menes and Muxí 2002, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NGA = DSM 13181 = ATCC BAA-54.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ243189.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. mobile, movable, motile.
Valid publication: MENES (R.J.) and MUXÍ (L.): Anaerobaculum mobile sp. nov., a novel anaerobic, moderately thermophilic, peptide-fermenting bacterium that uses crotonate as an electron acceptor, and emended description of the genus Anaerobaculum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 157-164.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The specific epithet mobile is a L. neut. adj. not a L. masc. adj. as cited in the paper by Menes and Muxí 2002.

¤ Acetomicrobium mobile (Menes and Muxí 2002) Ben Hania et al. 2016, comb. nov.

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Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum Rees et al. 1997, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RWcit2 = ACM 5076 = DSM 13490.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U50711.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, warm, hot; L. adj. terrenus, of or belonging to the earth; N.L. neut. adj. thermoterrenum, from hot earth, describing the site of isolation.
Valid publication: REES (G.N.), PATEL (B.K.C.), GRASSIA (G.S.) and SHEEHY (A.J.): Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel, thermophilic bacterium which ferments citrate. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 150-154.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Acetomicrobium thermoterrenum (Rees et al. 1997) Ben Hania et al. 2016, sp. nov.

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