Name: Diaphorobacter Khan and Hiraishi 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Di.a.pho.ro.bac’ter Gr. adj. diaphoros, different, profitable; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Diaphorobacter, distinguished and profitable rod, referring to usefulness in nitrogen removal

Type species: Diaphorobacter nitroreducens Khan and Hiraishi 2003

Effective publication: Khan ST, Hiraishi A. Diaphorobacter nitroreducens gen nov, sp nov, a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading denitrifying bacterium isolated from activated sludge. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2002; 48:299-308.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 92. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:935-937.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Comamonadaceae Willems et al. 1991

Assigned by: Khan ST, Hiraishi A. Diaphorobacter nitroreducens gen nov, sp nov, a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading denitrifying bacterium isolated from activated sludge. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2002; 48:299-308.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/diaphorobacterLink copied to clipboard