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Genus Proteiniphilum

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: 2
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).


 

Proteiniphilum Chen and Dong 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Proteiniphilum acetatigenes Chen and Dong 2005.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. proteinum, protein; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. neut. n. Proteiniphilum, protein loving.
Valid publication: CHEN (S.) and DONG (X.): Proteiniphilum acetatigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., from a UASB reactor treating brewery wastewater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2257-2261.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Proteiniphilum acetatigenes Chen and Dong 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TB107 = AS 1.5024 = JCM 12891.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY742226.
Etymology: N.L. n. acetas -atis, acetate; N.L. suff. -genes (from Gr. v. gennaô, to produce), producing; N.L. part. adj. acetatigenes, acetate-producing.
Valid publication: CHEN (S.) and DONG (X.): Proteiniphilum acetatigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., from a UASB reactor treating brewery wastewater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2257-2261.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Proteiniphilum saccharofermentans Hahnke et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M3/6=DSM 28694=CECT 8610=LMG 28299.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP233809.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; L. part. adj. fermentans, fermenting; N.L. part. adj. saccharofermentans, sugar-fermenting.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: HAHNKE, S., LANGER, T., KOECK, D. E. and KLOCKE, M. 2016. Description of Proteiniphilum saccharofermentans sp. nov., Petrimonas mucosa sp. nov. and Fermentimonas caenicola gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from mesophilic laboratory-scale biogas reactors, and emended description of the genus Proteiniphilum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1466-1475; erratum 2454.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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