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Genus Sporanaerobacter

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: 1
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).


 

Sporanaerobacter Hernandez-Eugenio et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sporanaerobacter acetigenes Hernandez-Eugenio et al. 2002.
Etymology: N.L. n. spora (from Gr. n. spora, a seed), spore; Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod, staff; N.L. masc. n. Sporanaerobacter, a sporeforming
anaerobic rod.
Reference: HERNANDEZ-EUGENIO (G.), FARDEAU (M.L.), CAYOL (J.L.), PATEL (B.K.C.), THOMAS (P.), MACARIE (H.), GARCIA (J.L.) and OLLIVIER (B.): Sporanaerobacter acetigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel acetogenic, facultatively sulfur-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1217-1223.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sporanaerobacter acetigenes Hernandez-Eugenio et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Lup 33 = CIP 106730 = DSM 13106.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF358114.
Etymology: L. n. acetum, vinegar, acetic acid; Gr. v. gennaô, produce, engender; N.L. adj. acetigenes, producing acetate.
Valid publication: HERNANDEZ-EUGENIO (G.), FARDEAU (M.L.), CAYOL (J.L.), PATEL (B.K.C.), THOMAS (P.), MACARIE (H.), GARCIA (J.L.) and OLLIVIER (B.): Sporanaerobacter acetigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel acetogenic, facultatively sulfur-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1217-1223.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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