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Clostridium acetobutylicum

Taxonomy ID: 1488 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1488)
current name
Clostridium acetobutylicum McCoy et al. 1926 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Keis et al. 2001, nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Clostridium acetobutylicum: ATCC:824, BCRC:10639, CCUG:42182C, CECT:508, DSM:792, IFO:13948, JCM:1419, KCTC:1790, BCCM/LMG:5710, NBRC:13948, NCCB:29024, NCCB:84048, NCIMB:13357, NRRL:B-527, VKM:B-1787
Clostridium sp. NCIM 2877
Clostridium sp. NCIM 2878
Clostridium sp. NCIM 2337
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Granulobacter pectinovorum" (Stormer) Beijerinck, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Clostridium acetonobutylicum" Prevot 1938, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Clostridium acetobutyricum" Prévot 1940, effective name 2)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Eubacteriales; Clostridiaceae; Clostridium
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 2,390 2,001 46
Protein 40,481 27,675 -
Structure 86 33 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 5 5 -
GEO Datasets 547 322 -
PubMed Central 2,540 2,540 -
Gene 16,167 1 -
SRA Experiments 223 124 -
Protein Clusters 2,555 2,555 -
Identical Protein Groups 9,713 9,508 -
BioProject 67 40 -
BioSample 488 230 161
Assembly 20 17 1
PubChem BioAssay 3 3 -
Taxonomy 4 1 -


Comments and References:

Johnson JL et al. (1997)
Johnson, J.L., Toth, J., Santiwatanakul, S., and Chen, J.S. "Cultures of 'Clostridium acetobutylicum' from various collections comprise Clostridium acetobutylicum, Clostridium beijerinckii, and two other distinct types based on DNA-DNA reassociation." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:420-424.
Keis S et al. (1995)
Keis, S., Bennett, C.F., Ward, V.K., and Jones, D.T. "Taxonomy and phylogeny of industrial solvent-producing clostridia." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45:693-705.
Keis S et al. (2001b)
Keis, S., Shaheen, R., and Jones, D.T. "Emended descriptions of Clostridium acetobutylicum and Clostridium beijerinckii, and descriptions of Clostridium saccharoperbutylacetonicum sp. nov. and Clostridium saccharobutylicum sp. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51:2095-2103.
Prevot AR (1938b)
Prevot, A.R. "Etudes de systematique bacterienne. IV. Critique de la conception actuelle du genre Clostridium." Ann. Inst. Pasteur (Paris) (1938) 61:72-91. [No PubMed record available.]
Prévot AR (1940)
Prévot, A.R., Manual de classification et de Determination des BacteriesAanaerobies, 1st edition (1940) Masson and Co., Paris, pp. 1-223. [No PubMed record available.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980)
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.]
Tamburini E et al. (2001)
Tamburini, E., Daly, S., Steiner, U., Vandini, C., and Mastromei, G. "Clostridium felsineum and Clostridium acetobutylicum are two distinct species that are phylogenetically closely related." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51:963-966.

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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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