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Genus Herbivorax

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Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Herbivorax Koeck et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Herbivorax saccincola Koeck et al. 2016.
Etymology: .
Valid publication: KOECK, D. E., MECHELKE, M., ZVERLOV, V. V., LIEBL, W. and SCHWARZ, W. H. 2016. Herbivorax saccincola gen. nov., sp. nov., a cellulolytic, anaerobic, thermophilic bacterium isolated via in sacco enrichments from a lab-scale biogas reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 4458-4463.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Herbivorax saccincola Koeck et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GGR1=DSM 101079=CECT 9155.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN868252.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. fem. n. herba, plant; L. adj. vorax, voracious; N.L. fem. n. Herbivorax, feeding on plant biomass, pertaining to the degradation of plant cellulose fibers in anaerobic digesters.
Source: Laboratory.
Valid publication: KOECK, D. E., MECHELKE, M., ZVERLOV, V. V., LIEBL, W. and SCHWARZ, W. H. 2016. Herbivorax saccincola gen. nov., sp. nov., a cellulolytic, anaerobic, thermophilic bacterium isolated via in sacco enrichments from a lab-scale biogas reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 4458-4463.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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