Name: Sulfuriferula Watanabe et al. 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Sul.fu.ri.fe’ L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur (S); L. fem. n. ferula, a stick, cane; N.L. fem. n. Sulfuriferula, sulfur-oxidizing stick

Gender: feminine (stem: Sulfuriferul-)

Type species: Sulfuriferula multivorans Watanabe et al. 2015

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Watanabe T, Kojima H, Fukui M. Sulfuriferula multivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater lake, reclassification of 'Thiobacillus plumbophilus' as Sulfuriferula plumbophilus sp. nov., and description of Sulfuricellaceae fam. nov. and Sulfuricellales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:1504-1508.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 65, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2343-2344.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 5

Parent taxon: Sulfuricellaceae Watanabe et al. 2015

Assigned by: Kojima H, Kanda M, Umezawa K, Fukui M. Sulfurimicrobium lacus gen. nov., sp. nov., a sulfur oxidizer isolated from lake water, and review of the family Sulfuricellaceae to show that it is not a later synonym of Gallionellaceae. Arch Microbiol 2021; 203:317-323.

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