Name:Geobacteruraniireducens Shelobolina et al. 2008
Proposed as: sp. nov.
u.ra.ni.i.re.du’cens. N.L. neut. n.uranium, uranium (U); L. pres. part.reducens, leading back, bringing back and, in chemistry, converting to a reduced oxidation state; N.L. part. adj.uraniireducens, reducing uranium
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Geobacteruraniireducens 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 Geobacter.