Genus Acetobacter

Name: Acetobacter Beijerinck 1898 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. neut. n. acetum, vinegar; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Acetobacter, vinegar rod

Gender: masculine (stem: Acetobacter-)

Type species: Acetobacter aceti (Pasteur 1864) Beijerinck 1898 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Beijerinck MW. Über die Arten der Essigbakterien. Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene, Abteilung II 1898; 4:209-216.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 34
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 46
Total number of child taxa: 58

Parent taxon: Acetobacteraceae (ex Henrici 1939) Gillis and De Ley 1980

Assigned by: Gillis M, De Ley J. Intra- and intergeneric similarities of the ribosomal ribonucleic acid cistrons of Acetobacter and Gluconobacter. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1980; 30:7-27.

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Record number: 514991
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