Name:Thermodesulfomicrobium Galushko and Kuever 2021
Proposed as: gen. nov.
Ther.mo.de.sul.fo.mi.cro’bi.um. Gr. fem. adj.thermê, heat; L. prep.de, from; L. neut. n.sulfur, sulfur (S); N.L. pref.desulfo-, desulfuricating (prefix used to characterize a dissimilatory sulfate-reducing prokaryote); N.L. neut. n.microbium, a microbe; from Gr. masc. adj.mikros, small; from Gr. masc. n.bios, life; N.L. neut. n.Thermodesulfomicrobium, thermophilic sulfate-reducing microbe
Galushko A, Kuever J. Thermodesulfomicrobium gen. nov. In: Anonymous NN (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria., John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2020, p. 1-4.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 202. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:5096.
validly published under the ICNP
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Desulfomicrobium Rozanova et al. 1994.Publication:
Thevenieau F, Fardeau ML, Ollivier B, Joulian C, Baena S. Desulfomicrobium thermophilum sp. nov., a novel thermophilic sulphate-reducing bacterium isolated from a terrestrial hot spring in Colombia. Extremophiles 2007; 11:295-303.
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: CCUG: 1; DSM: 1.
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