Name: Acetomicrobium Soutschek et al. 1985

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. neut. n. acetum, vinegar; N.L. neut. n. microbium, a microbe; from Gr. masc. adj. mikros, small; from Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. neut. n. Acetomicrobium, a microorganism producing acetic acid

Gender: neuter

Type species: Acetomicrobium flavidum Soutschek et al. 1985

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Soutschek E, Winter J, Schindler F, Ihndler O. Acetomicrobium flavidum, gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium from sewage sludge, forming acetate, COa and Hzfrom glucose. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1984; 5:377-390.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 17. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:223-225.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 6

Parent taxon: Synergistaceae Jumas-Bilak et al. 2009

Assigned by: Hania WB, Bouanane-Darenfed A, Cayol JL, Ollivier B, Fardeau ML. Reclassification of Anaerobaculum mobile, Anaerobaculum thermoterrenum, Anaerobaculum hydrogeniformans as Acetomicrobium mobile comb. nov., Acetomicrobium thermoterrenum comb. nov. and Acetomicrobium hydrogeniformans comb. nov., respectively, and emendation of the genus Acetomicrobium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1506-1509.

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