Name:Thermococcusacidaminovorans Dirmeier et al. 2001
Proposed as: sp. nov.
a.cid.a.mi.no.vo.rans. L. neut. adj.acidum, an acid; from L. adj.acidus -a -um, sour; N.L. neut. n.aminum, amine (amino in compound words involving chemicals); L. pres. part.vorans, devouring eating; N.L. part. adj.acidaminovorans, amino acids devouring, growing on amino acids
Dirmeier R, Keller M, Hafenbradl D, Braun FJ, Rachel R, Burggraf S, Stetter KO. Thermococcus acidaminovorans sp. nov., a new hyperthermophilic alkalophilic archaeon growing on amino acids. Extremophiles 1998; 2:109-114.
Anonymous. Validation list no. 80. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:793-794.
validly published under the ICNP
According to Rules 27(3) and 30, this name is not validly published because the effective publication only documents deposit of the type strain in a single recognized culture collection. However, according to the Judicial Opinion 81, Thermococcus acidaminovorans Dirmeier et al. 2001 is to be considered to be validly published.Publication:
Euzeby JP, Tindall BJ. Status of strains that contravene Rules 27(3) and 30 of the Bacteriological Code. Request for an opinion. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:293-301.