Genus Desulfocarbo

Name: Desulfocarbo An and Picardal 2014

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. prep. de, from; L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur (S); N.L. pref. desulfo-, desulfuricating, a prefix used to characterize a dissimilatory sulfate-reducing prokaryote (in compound words); L. masc. n. carbo, coal; N.L. masc. n. Desulfocarbo, a sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a coal bed

Gender: masculine (stem: Desulfocarbon-)

Type species: Desulfocarbo indianensis An and Picardal 2014

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: An TT, Picardal FW. Desulfocarbo indianensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a benzoate-oxidizing, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from water extracted from a coal bed. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:2907-2914.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 64, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3607-3609.

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: Desulfarculaceae Kuever et al. 2006

Assigned by: Davidova IA, Wawrik B, Callaghan AV, Duncan K, Marks CR, Suflita JM. Dethiosulfatarculus sandiegensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a methanogenic paraffin-degrading enrichment culture and emended description of the family Desulfarculaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1242-1248.

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Record number: 518600
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