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Genus Thermovenabulum

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).


 

Thermovenabulum Zavarzina et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermovenabulum ferriorganovorum Zavarzina et al. 2002.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; L. neut. n. venabulum, a hunting spear; N.L. neut. n. Thermovenabulum, hot hunting spear-shaped cell, referring to the branched cell morphology.
Valid publication: ZAVARZINA (D.G.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KUZNETSOV (B.B.), BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.) and SLOBODKIN (A.I.): Thermovenabulum ferriorganovorum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermophilic, anaerobic, endospore-forming bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1737-1743.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermovenabulum ferriorganovorum Zavarzina et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-9801 = DSM 14006 = UNIQEM 210.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY033493.
Etymology: L. n. ferrum, iron; N.L. n. organum, organic compound; L. v. voro, to eat, devour; N.L. neut. adj. ferriorganovorum, using iron and organic compounds.
Valid publication: ZAVARZINA (D.G.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KUZNETSOV (B.B.), BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.) and SLOBODKIN (A.I.): Thermovenabulum ferriorganovorum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermophilic, anaerobic, endospore-forming bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1737-1743.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermovenabulum gondwanense Ogg et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R270 = DSM 21133 = KCTC 5616.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU443729.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. gondwanense, of or pertaining to the large land mass known as Gondwana, which included Australia, Africa, India and South America before they separated.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.), GREENE (A.C.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Thermovenabulum gondwanense sp. nov., a thermophilic anaerobic Fe(III)-reducing bacterium isolated from microbial mats thriving in a Great Artesian Basin bore runoff channel. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1079-1084.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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