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Moorella thermoacetica

Taxonomy ID: 1525 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1525)
current name
Moorella thermoacetica (Fontaine et al. 1942) Collins et al. 1994
type strain of Moorella thermoacetica: ATCC:35608, DSM:521, JCM:9319, VPI:12954, DSM:2955, personal::Fontaine
homotypic synonym:
Clostridium thermoaceticum
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Clostridium thermaceticum corrig. Fontaine et al. 1942 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Thermoanaerobacterales; Thermoanaerobacteraceae; Moorella group; Moorella
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 1,460 979 69
Protein 58,768 55,328 -
Structure 58 32 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 2 2 -
PubMed Central 743 743 -
Gene 8,029 5,245 -
SRA Experiments 39 38 -
Protein Clusters 1,485 1,485 -
Identical Protein Groups 19,150 17,997 -
Bio Project 29 23 -
Bio Sample 28 25 4
Bio Systems 162 - -
Assembly 17 15 3
PubChem BioAssay 2 2 -
Taxonomy 3 1 -


Comments and References:

Collins MD et al. (1994)
Collins, M.D., Lawson, P.A., Willems, A., Cordoba, J.J., Fernandez-Garayzabal, J., Garcia, P., Cai, J., Hippe, H., and Farrow, J.A.E. "The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations." Int. J. Syst.Bacteriol. (1994) 44:812-826.
Cato EP et al. (1986)
Cato, E.P., George, W.L., and Finegold, S.M. "Genus Clostridium Prazmowski 1880, 23AL." In: P.H.A. Sneath, N.S. Mair, M.E. Sharpe, and J.G. Holt (ed.) Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, vol. 2, The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore (1986) pp. 1141-1200. [No PubMed record available.]
Fontaine FE et al. (1942), other link:
Fontaine, F.E., Peterson, W.H., McCoy, E., Johnson, M.J., and Ritter, G.J. "A new type of glucose fermentation by Clostridium thermoaceticum." J. Bacteriol. (1942) 43:701-715. [No abstract available.]
Redl S et al. (2020)
Redl, S., Poehlein, A., Esser, C., Bengelsdorf, F.R., Jensen, T.Ø., Jendresen, C.B., Tindall, B.J., Daniel, R., Dürre, P., and Nielsen, A.T. "Genome-based comparison of all species of the genus Moorella, and status of the species Moorella thermoacetica and Moorella thermoautotrophica." Front. Microbiol. (2020) 10:3070.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Clostridium thermoaceticum)
Skerman, V.B.D., McGowan, V., and Sneath, P.H.A. (editors): "Approved lists of bacterial names." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1980) 30:225-420.

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Moorella thermoacetica (Fontaine et al. 1942) Collins et al. 1994 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
6 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Moorella thermoacetica culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
17 records from provider organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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