Genus "Alteridesulfovibrio"

Name: "Alteridesulfovibrio" Waite et al. 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’bri.o. L. masc. pron. alter, another, the other; N.L. masc. n. Desulfovibrio, a bacterial genus name; N.L. masc. n. Alteridesulfovibrio, another Desulfovibrio

Gender: masculine (stem: Alteridesulfovibrion-)

Type species: "Alteridesulfovibrio inopinatus" (Reichenbecher and Schink 1999) Waite et al. 2020

Original publication: Waite DW, Chuvochina M, Pelikan C, Parks DH, Yilmaz P, Wagner M, Loy A, Naganuma T, Nakai R, Whitman WB, et al. Proposal to reclassify the proteobacterial classes Deltaproteobacteria and Oligoflexia, and the phylum Thermodesulfobacteria into four phyla reflecting major functional capabilities. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5972-6016.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Desulfovibrio Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

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Record number: 17390
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