Genus Deferrisoma

Name: Deferrisoma Slobodkina et al. 2012

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. prep. de, from; L. neut. n. ferrum, iron; N.L. pref. deferri-, prefix used to characterize dissimilatory iron reduction; Gr. neut. n. sôma, body; N.L. neut. n. Deferrisoma, iron-reducing body

Gender: neuter (stem: Deferrisomat-)

Type species: Deferrisoma camini Slobodkina et al. 2012

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Slobodkina GB, Reysenbach AL, Panteleeva AN, Kostrikina NA, Wagner ID, Bonch-Osmolovskaya EA, Slobodkin AI. Deferrisoma camini gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, dissimilatory iron(III)-reducing bacterium from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent that forms a distinct phylogenetic branch in the Deltaproteobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:2463-2468.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 62, part 10 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:6-7.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Deferrisomataceae Waite et al. 2020

Assigned by: 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.

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