Species "Desulfovibrio caledoniensis"

Name: "Desulfovibrio caledoniensis" Wu et al. 2002

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ca.le.do.ni.en’sis. L. fem. n. Caledonia, Latin name for the Scottish Highlands; N.L. masc./fem. adj. caledoniensis, pertaining to New Caledonia, where strain LB2T was first isolated

Gender: masculine

Original publication: Wu Q, Watts JE, Sowers KR, May HD. Identification of a bacterium that specifically catalyzes the reductive dechlorination of polychlorinated biphenyls with doubly flanked chlorines. Appl Environ Microbiol 2002; 68:807-812.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: Desulfovibrio Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Wu Q, Watts JE, Sowers KR, May HD. Identification of a bacterium that specifically catalyzes the reductive dechlorination of polychlorinated biphenyls with doubly flanked chlorines. Appl Environ Microbiol 2002; 68:807-812.

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Record number: 2562
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