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Genus Caloramator

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: 9
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).


 

Caloramator Collins et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Caloramator fervidus (Patel et al. 1987) Collins et al. 1994.
Etymology: L. n. calor, heat; L. masc. n. amator, lover; N.L. masc. n. Caloramator, heat lover.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.), LAWSON (P.A.), WILLEMS (A.), CORDOBA (J.J.), FERNANDEZ-GARAYZABAL (J.), GARCIA (P.), CAI (J.), HIPPE (H.) and FARROW (J.A.E.): The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 812-826.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caloramator Collins et al. 1994 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type species: ¤ Caloramator fervidus (Patel et al. 1987) Collins et al. 1994.
Etymology: L. n. calor, heat; L. masc. n. amator, lover; N.L. masc. n. Caloramator, heat lover.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator australicus Ogg and Patel 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RC3 = JCM 15081 = KCTC 5601.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU409943.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. australicus, pertaining to Australia, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator australicus sp. nov., a thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium from the Great Artesian Basin of Australia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 95-101.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Ogg and Patel 2009, the type strain JCM 15081 is erroneously cited as 1508.
Reference: SPRING (S): Personal communication (May 04, 2009).

Caloramator australicus Ogg and Patel 2009 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RC3 = JCM 15081 = KCTC 5601.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU409943.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. australicus, pertaining to Australia, from where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator boliviensis Crespo et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 45B = CCUG 57396 = DSM 22065.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM244718.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. boliviensis, of or belonging to Bolivia, the country from which the organism was first isolated.
Valid publication: CRESPO (C.), POZZO (T.), NORDBERG KARLSSON (E.), ALVAREZ (M.T.) and MATTIASSON (B.): Caloramator boliviensis sp. nov., a thermophilic, ethanol-producing bacterium isolated from a hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1679-1686.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator coolhaasii Plugge et al. 2000, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z = DSM 12679.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF104215.
Etymology: N.L. gen. coolhaasii, of Coolhaas, named after Caspar Coolhaas, a Dutch microbiologist, who was the first to describe thermophilic protein degradation under methanogenic conditions.
Valid publication: PLUGGE (C.M.), ZOETENDAL (E.G.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): Caloramator coolhaasii sp. nov., a glutamate-degrading, moderately thermophilic anaerobe. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1155-1162.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caloramator coolhaasii Plugge et al. 2000 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z = DSM 12679.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF104215.
Etymology: N.L. gen. coolhaasii, of Coolhaas, named after Caspar Coolhaas, a Dutch microbiologist, who was the first to describe thermophilic protein degradation under methanogenic conditions.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator fervidus (Patel et al. 1987) Collins et al. 1994, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Rt4-B1 = ATCC 43204= DSM 5463.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: L09187.
Basonym: ¤ Clostridium fervidum corrig. Patel et al. 1987.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. fervidus, hot
Reference: COLLINS (M.D.), LAWSON (P.A.), WILLEMS (A.), CORDOBA (J.J.), FERNANDEZ-GARAYZABAL (J.), GARCIA (P.), CAI (J.), HIPPE (H.) and FARROW (J.A.E.): The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 812-826.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caloramator fervidus (Patel et al. 1987) Collins et al. 1994 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Rt4-B1 = ATCC 43204= DSM 5463.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: L09187.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. fervidus, hot.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator indicus Chrisostomos et al. 1996, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IndiB4 = ACM 3982.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X75788.
Etymology: L masc. adj. indicus, Indian, of India, the country from which the organism was isolated.
Valid publication: CHRISOSTOMOS (S.), PATEL (B.K.C.), DWIVEDI (P.P.) and DENMAN (S.E.): Caloramator indicus sp. nov., a new thermophilic anaerobic bacterium isolated from the deep-seated nonvolcanically heated waters of an Indian artesian aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 497-501.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator mitchellensis Ogg and Patel 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) VF08 = JCM 15828 = KCTC 5735.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU723692.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. mitchellensis, of or pertaining to the Mitchell bore in QLD, Australia, from which the strain was isolated.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator proteoclasticus Tarlera et al. 1997, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) U = DSM 10124.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X90488.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. proteinum, protein; N.L. adj. clasticus -a -um (from Gr. adj. klastos -ê -on, broken in pieces), breaking; N.L. masc. adj. proteoclasticus, protein breaking.
Valid publication: TARLERA (S.), MUXÍ (L.), SOUBES (M.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): Caloramator proteoclasticus sp. nov., a new moderately thermophilic anaerobic proteolytic bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 651-656.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caloramator proteoclasticus Tarlera et al. 1997 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) U = DSM 10124.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X90488.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. proteinum, protein; N.L. adj. clasticus -a -um (from Gr. adj. klastos -ê -on, broken in pieces), breaking; N.L. masc. adj. proteoclasticus, protein breaking.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator quimbayensis Rubiano-Labrador et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) USBA A = CMPUJ U833 = DSM 22093.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JN648101.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. quimbayensis, of or belonging to the Quimbaya, the Colombian indigenous group that once lived in the geographical region where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: RUBIANO-LABRADOR (C.), BAENA (S.), DÍAZ-CÁRDENAS (C.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator quimbayensis sp. nov., an anaerobic, moderately thermophilic bacterium isolated from a terrestrial hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63,1396-1402.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caloramator viterbiensis corrig. Seyfried et al. 2002, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/MS-VS5 = ATCC PTA 584 = DSM 13723.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF181848.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. viterbiensis, of or pertaining to Viterbium (Viterbo) in Italy, the region from which the strain was isolated.
Valid publication: SEYFRIED (M.), LYON (D.), RAINEY (F.A.) and WIEGEL (J.): Caloramator viterbensis sp. nov., a novel thermophilic, glycerol-fermenting bacterium isolated form a hot spring in Italy. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1177-1184.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The original spelling Caloramator viterbensis (sic) has been corrected by the List Editor, IJSEM.
Reference: LIST EDITOR, IJSEM: Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 52, part 4, of the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1439-1440.
Notification List in IJSEM Online

Caloramator viterbiensis corrig. Seyfried et al. 2002 emend. Ogg and Patel 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/MS-VS5 = ATCC PTA 584 = DSM 13723.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF181848.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. viterbiensis, of or pertaining to Viterbium (Viterbo) in Italy, the region from which the strain was isolated.
Reference: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Caloramator mitchellensis sp. nov., a thermoanaerobe isolated from the geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia, and emended description of the genus Caloramator. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 644-653.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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