Name: Desulfitibacter Nielsen et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. prep. de, from, off, away; N.L. n. sulfis -itis, sulfite; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Desulfitibacter, rod-shaped bacterium that reduces sulfite

Gender: masculine (stem: Desulfitibacter-)

Type species: Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans Nielsen et al. 2006

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Nielsen MB, Kjeldsen KU, Ingvorsen K. Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, alkalitolerant, sulfite-reducing bacterium isolated from a district heating plant. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2831-2836.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 56, part 12 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:435-436.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


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: Peptococcaceae Rogosa 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Ludwig W, Schleifer K-H, Whitman WB. Class I. Bacilli class nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity GM, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, K.-H. S, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 3 (The Firmicutes), Springer, New York, 2009, p. 19-20.

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