Name: Desulfotomaculum auripigmentum Newman et al. 2000

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: au.ri.pig.men.tum. L. neut. n. aurum, gold; L. neut. n. pigmentum, colour, pigment; L. neut. n. auripigmentum, golden pigment, referring to the colour of precipitate (arsenosulfide, As2S3) which is formed after reduction of arsenate and sulfate

Gender: neuter

Type strain: ATCC 700205; DSM 13351; OREX-4

16S rRNA gene: AJ493051 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Newman DK, Kennedy EK, Coates JD, Ahmann D, Ellis DJ, Lovley DR, Morel FM. Dissimilatory arsenate and sulfate reduction in Desulfotomaculum auripigmentum sp. nov. Arch Microbiol 1997; 168:380-388.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 75. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1415-1417.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Desulfosporosinus auripigmenti corrig. (Newman et al. 2000) Stackebrandt et al. 2003

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Desulfotomaculum Campbell and Postgate 1965 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Newman DK, Kennedy EK, Coates JD, Ahmann D, Ellis DJ, Lovley DR, Morel FM. Dissimilatory arsenate and sulfate reduction in Desulfotomaculum auripigmentum sp. nov. Arch Microbiol 1997; 168:380-388.

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Record number: 775628
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