homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Desulfovibriothermophilus is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Desulfovibrio.
Tranferred to Thermodesulfobacterium as T. mobile; genus Thermodesulfobacterium not validated at that time!Publication:
Zeikus JG, Dawson MA, Thompson TE, Ingvorsen K, Hatchikian EC. Microbial ecology of volcanic sulfidogenesis: Isolation and characterization of Thermodesulfobacterium commune gen. nov. and spec. nov. J. Gen. Microbiol. 1983; 129:1159-1169.
Replacement of the illegitimate name new combination, Thermodesulfobacterium mobile (Rozanova and Khudyakova 1974) Rozanova and Pivovarova 1991 [see: Thermodesulfobacterium mobile (Rozanova and Khudyakova 1974) Rozanova and Pivovarova 1991, comb. nov.].Publication:
Rozanova EP, Pivovarova TA. Reclassification of Desulfovibrio thermophilus (Rozanova, Khudyakova, 1974). Mikrobiologiya 1988; 57:102-106.