Genus Acidiferrobacter

Name: Acidiferrobacter Hallberg et al. 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: A.ci.di.fer.ro.bac’ter L. neut. n. acidum, an acid; from L. masc. adj. acidus, sour; L. neut. n. ferrum, iron; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Acidiferrobacter, an acid-loving, ferrous iron-oxidizing rod

Type species: Acidiferrobacter thiooxydans Hallberg et al. 2011

Effective publication: Hallberg KB, Hedrich S, Johnson DB. Acidiferrobacter thiooxydans, gen. nov. sp. nov.; an acidophilic, thermo-tolerant, facultatively anaerobic iron- and sulfur-oxidizer of the family Ectothiorhodospiraceae. Extremophiles 2011; 15:271-279.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 142. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:2563-2565.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Acidiferrobacteraceae Kojima et al. 2015

Assigned by: Kojima H, Shinohara A, Fukui M. Sulfurifustis variabilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sulfur oxidizer isolated from a lake, and proposal of Acidiferrobacteraceae fam. nov. and Acidiferrobacterales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3709-3713.

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