Table 1: Microorganisms having cellulolytic abilities.

FungiSoft rot fungi
Aspergillus niger; A. nidulans; A. oryzae; A. terreus; Fusarium solani; F. oxysporum; Humicola insolens; H. grisea; Melanocarpus albomyces; Penicillium brasilianum; P. occitanis; P. decumbans; Trichoderma reesei; T. longibrachiatum; T. harzianum; Chaetomium cellulyticum; C. thermophilum; Neurospora crassa; P. fumigosum; Thermoascus aurantiacus; Mucor circinelloides; P. janthinellum; Paecilomyces inflatus; P. echinulatum; Trichoderma atroviride
Brown rot fungi
Coniophora puteana; Lanzites trabeum; Poria placenta; Tyromyces palustris; Fomitopsis sp.
White rot fungi
Phanerochaete chrysosporium; Sporotrichum thermophile; Trametes versicolor; Agaricus arvensis; Pleurotus ostreatus; Phlebia gigantea

BacteriaAerobic bacteria
Acinetobacter junii; A. amitratus; Acidothermus cellulolyticus; Anoxybacillus sp.; Bacillus subtilis; B. pumilus; B. amyloliquefaciens; B. licheniformis; B. circulan; B. flexus; Bacteriodes sp.; Cellulomonas biazotea; Cellvibrio gilvus; Eubacterium cellulosolvens; Geobacillus sp.; Microbispora bispora; Paenibacillus curdlanolyticus; Pseudomonas cellulosa; Salinivibrio sp.; Rhodothermus marinus
Anaerobic bacteria
Acetivibrio cellulolyticus; Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens; Clostridium thermocellum; C. cellulolyticum; C. acetobutylium; C. papyrosolvens; Fibrobacter succinogenes; Ruminococcus albus

ActinomycetesCellulomonas fimi; C. bioazotea; C. uda; Streptomyces drozdowiczii; S. lividans; Thermomonospora fusca; T. curvata