Name: "Desulfovulcanus" Kashyap et al. 2022

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’nus. L. prep. de, from; L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur (S); N.L. masc. n. vulcanus, god of fre; N.L. masc. n. Desulfovulcanus, sulfate reducer from a volcano

Gender: masculine (stem: Desulfovulcan-)

Type species: "Desulfovulcanus ferrireducens" Kashyap et al. 2022

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Kashyap S, Musa M, Neat KA, Leopo DA, Holden JF. Desulfovulcanus ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic autotrophic iron and sulfate-reducing bacterium from subseafloor basalt that grows on akaganeite and lepidocrocite minerals. Extremophiles 2022; 26:13.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Desulfohalobiaceae Kuever et al. 2006

Assigned by: Parte AC, Sarda Carbasse J, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Reimer LC, Goker M. List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5607-5612.

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Record number: 25968
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