Name: Thioreductor Nakagawa et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. neut. n. thium, sulfur; L. masc. n. reductor, one who leads or brings back; N.L. masc. n. Thioreductor, sulfur-reducer

Type species: Thioreductor micantisoli Nakagawa et al. 2005

Valid publication: Nakagawa S, Inagaki F, Takai K, Horikoshi K, Sako Y. Thioreductor micantisoli gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel mesophilic, sulfur-reducing chemolithoautotroph within the epsilon-Proteobacteria isolated from hydrothermal sediments in the Mid-Okinawa Trough. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:599-605.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


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

Parent taxon: Nautiliaceae Miroshnichenko et al. 2004

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