Name: Desulfopila Suzuki et al. 2007

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. abl. prep. de, from; L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur; L. fem. n. pila, pillar; N.L. fem. n. Desulfopila, a sulfate-reducing pillar

Type species: Desulfopila aestuarii Suzuki et al. 2007

Valid publication: Suzuki D, Ueki A, Amaishi A, Ueki K. Desulfopila aestuarii gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-negative, rod-like, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from an estuarine sediment in Japan. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:520-526.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: Desulfobulbaceae Kuever et al. 2006

Assigned by: Gittel A, Seidel M, Kuever J, Galushko AS, Cypionka H, Konneke M. Desulfopila inferna sp. nov., a sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from the subsurface of a tidal sand-flat. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:1626-1630.

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