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Genus Sporotomaculum

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).


 

Sporotomaculum Brauman et al. 1998, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sporotomaculum hydroxybenzoicum Brauman et al. 1998.
Etymology: N.L. n. spora (from Gr. n. spora, seed), spore; L. n. tomaculum, sausage; N.L. neut. n. Sporotomaculum, a spore forming sausage-shaped organism.
Valid publication: BRAUMAN (A.), MÜLLER (J.A.), GARCIA (J.L.), BRUNE (A.) and SCHINK (B.): Fermentative degradation of 3-hydroxybenzoate in pure culture by a novel strictly anaerobic bacterium, Sporotomaculum hydroxybenzoicum gen. nov., sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 215-221.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sporotomaculum hydroxybenzoicum Brauman et al. 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BT = ATCC 700645= DSM 5475.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y14845.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. hydroxybenzoicum, referring to hydroxybenzoic acid which is used as sole carbon and energy source.
Valid publication: BRAUMAN (A.), MÜLLER (J.A.), GARCIA (J.L.), BRUNE (A.) and SCHINK (B.): Fermentative degradation of 3-hydroxybenzoate in pure culture by a novel strictly anaerobic bacterium, Sporotomaculum hydroxybenzoicum gen. nov., sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 215-221.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sporotomaculum syntrophicum Qiu et al. 2003, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) FB = DSM 14795 = JCM 11495.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB076610.
Etymology: Gr. adj. suntrophos, having grown up with one; L. neut. suff. -icum, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. neut. adj. syntrophicum, pertaining to syntrophic substrate utilization.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 92. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 935-937.
Effective publication: QIU (Y.L.), SEKIGUCHI (Y.), IMACHI (H.), KAMAGATA (Y.), TSENG (I.C.), CHENG (S.S.), OHASHI (A.) and HARADA (H.): Sporotomaculum syntrophicum sp. nov., a novel anaerobic, syntrophic benzoate-degrading bacterium isolated from methanogenic sludge treating wastewater from terephthalate manufacturing. Arch. Microbiol., 2003, 179, 242-249.
Validation List no. 92 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the effective publication the strain JCM 11495 is erroneously cited as JCM 11475.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 92 (footnote #). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 935-937.
Validation List no. 92 in IJSEM Online

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