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Genus Caldanaerobius

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").

 

Caldanaerobius Lee et al. 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Caldanaerobius fijiensis Lee et al. 2008.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, warm, hot; Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. masc. n. Caldanaerobius, a bacterium which grows in the absence of air at high temperature.
Valid publication: LEE (Y.J.), MACKIE (R.I.), CANN (I.K.O.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldanaerobius fijiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an inulin-degrading, ethanol-producing, thermophilic bacterium from a Fijian hot spring sediment, and reclassification of Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum and Thermoanaerobacterium zeae as Caldanaerobius polysaccharolyticus comb. nov. and Caldanaerobius zeae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 666-670.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldanaerobius fijiensis Lee et al. 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/YJL-F3 = ATCC BAA-1278 = DSM 17918.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF507903.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. fijiensis, pertaining to the Fiji islands, reflecting the source of isolation of the type strain.
Valid publication: LEE (Y.J.), MACKIE (R.I.), CANN (I.K.O.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldanaerobius fijiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an inulin-degrading, ethanol-producing, thermophilic bacterium from a Fijian hot spring sediment, and reclassification of Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum and Thermoanaerobacterium zeae as Caldanaerobius polysaccharolyticus comb. nov. and Caldanaerobius zeae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 666-670.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldanaerobius polysaccharolyticus (Cann et al. 2001) Lee et al. 2008, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KMTHCJ = ATCC BAA-17 = DSM 13641.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U40229.
Basonym: ¤ Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum Cann et al. 2001.
Etymology: Gr. adj. polus, many; Gr. n. sakcharon, sugar; Gr. adj. lutikos, dissolving; N.L. masc. adj. polysaccharolyticus, many sugars dissolving.
Valid publication: LEE (Y.J.), MACKIE (R.I.), CANN (I.K.O.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldanaerobius fijiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an inulin-degrading, ethanol-producing, thermophilic bacterium from a Fijian hot spring sediment, and reclassification of Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum and Thermoanaerobacterium zeae as Caldanaerobius polysaccharolyticus comb. nov. and Caldanaerobius zeae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 666-670.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldanaerobius zeae (Cann et al. 2001) Lee et al. 2008, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) mel2 = ATCC BAA-16 = DSM 13642.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U75993.
Basonym: ¤ Thermoanaerobacterium zeae Cann et al. 2001.
Etymology: L. gen. n. zeae, of spelt, of Zea mays, intended to mean that corn is a substrate for growth.
Valid publication: LEE (Y.J.), MACKIE (R.I.), CANN (I.K.O.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldanaerobius fijiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an inulin-degrading, ethanol-producing, thermophilic bacterium from a Fijian hot spring sediment, and reclassification of Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum and Thermoanaerobacterium zeae as Caldanaerobius polysaccharolyticus comb. nov. and Caldanaerobius zeae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 666-670.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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