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Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus

Taxonomy ID: 145262 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid145262)
Scientific name: Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus
homotypic synonym: "Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicus" (sic) Zeikus and Wolfe 1972
current: Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus
Inherited blast name: euryarchaeotes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: Methanobacterium thermalcaliphilum
current: Methanobacterium thermalcaliphilum
synonym: Methanobacterium thermautotrophicum
current: Methanobacterium thermautotrophicum
synonym: Methanobacterium thermoalcaliphilum
synonym: Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum
synonym: Methanobacterium thermoformicicum
current: Methanobacterium thermoformicicum
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Methanomada group; Methanobacteria; Methanobacteriales; Methanobacteriaceae; Methanothermobacter
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 535 426
Protein 5,779 2,177
Structure 277 120
Genome 1 1
Popset 3 3
PubMed Central 2,029 2,029
Gene 2,106 36
Protein Clusters 996 996
Identical Protein Groups 2,791 1,590
Bio Project 3 1
Bio Sample 31 30
Bio Systems 113 -
Assembly 1 -
Probe 2 2
PubChem BioAssay 35 28
Taxonomy 3 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneBlotevogel K et al. (1985)
Blotevogel, K., Fischer, U., Mocha, M., and Jannsen, S. "Methanobacterium thermoalcaliphilum spec. nov., a new moderately alkaliphilic and thermophilic autotrophic methanogen." Arch. Microbiol. (1985) 142:211-217. [No PubMed record available.]

Boone DR & Mah RA (1989) (reference relating to orthographic revision)
Boone, D.R., and Mah, R.A. "Genus I. Methanobacterium Kluyver and van Niel 1936, 399AL, emend. Balch and Wolfe in Balch, Fox, Magrum, Woese and Wolfe 1979, 284." In: J.T. Staley, M.P. Bryant, N. Pfennig, and J. G. Holt (ed.), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, vol. 3, 1989. The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 1989, p. 2175-2177. [No PubMed record available.]

Nota BeneKotelnikova SV et al. (1993b)
Kotelnikova, S.V., Obraztsova, A.Y., Blotevogel, K.H., and Popov, I.N. "Taxonomic analysis of thermophilic strains of the genus Methanobacterium: reclassification of Methanobacterium thermoalcaliphilum as a synonym of Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:591-596. [No PubMed record available.]

Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Methanobacterium thermautotrophicum)
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. [No PubMed record available.]

Reference to PubMed documentTouzel JP et al. (1992)
Touzel, J.P., Conway De Macario, E., Nolling, J., De Vos, W.M., Zhilina, T., and Lysenko, A.M. "DNA relatedness among some thermophilic members of the genus Methanobacterium: emendation of the species Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum and rejection ofMethanobacterium thermoformicicum as a synonym of Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1992) 42:408-411.

VALIDATION LIST No. 21 (1986) (Methanobacterium thermoformicicum)
VALIDATION LIST No. 21. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1986) 36:489.

VALIDATION LIST No. 25 (1988) (Methanobacterium thermalcaliphilum)
VALIDATION LIST No. 25. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1988) 38:220-222.

Reference to PubMed documentWasserfallen A et al. (2000)
Wasserfallen, A., Nolling, J., Pfister, P., Reeve, J., and Conway de Macario, E. "Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov. and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:43-53.

Reference to PubMed documentZeikus JG & Wolfe RS (1972)
Zeikus, J.G., and Wolfe, R.S. "Methanobacterium autotrophicus sp. n., an anaerobic, autotrophic, extreme thermophile." J. Bacteriol. (1972) 109:707-713. [No abstract available.]

Zhilina TN & Ilarionov SA (1984)
Zhilina, T.N., and Ilarionov, S.A. "Isolation and comparative characteristics of methanogenic bacteria assimilating formate with the description of Methanobacterium thermoformicicum sp. nov." Mikrobiologiya (1984) 53:785-790. [No PubMed record available.]

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