Name: Thermococcus acidaminovorans Dirmeier et al. 2001

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: a.ci.da.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

Gender: masculine

Type strain: AED II 10; DSM 11906; JCM 12186

16S rRNA gene: Y15935 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: 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.

IJSEM list: 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.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Thermococcus Zillig 1983

Assigned by: 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.

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Record number: 782549