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Genus Deinobacterium

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Deinobacterium Ekman et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Deinobacterium chartae Ekman et al. 2011.
Etymology: Gr. adj. deinos (derived from a noun meaning fear, through the idea of forgetting the name of a fearful, i.e. strange), strange, unusual; L. neut. n. bacterium, rod, N.L. neut. n. Deinobacterium, an unusual bacterium.
Valid publication: EKMAN (J.V.), RAULIO (M.), BUSSE (H.J.), FEWER (D.P.) and SALKINOJA-SALONEN (M.): Deinobacterium chartae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely radiation-resistant, biofilm-forming bacterium isolated from a Finnish paper mill. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 540-548.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Deinobacterium chartae Ekman et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K4.1 = DSM 21458 = HAMBI 2721.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM988777.
Etymology: L. gen. n. chartae, of/from paper.
Valid publication: EKMAN (J.V.), RAULIO (M.), BUSSE (H.J.), FEWER (D.P.) and SALKINOJA-SALONEN (M.): Deinobacterium chartae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely radiation-resistant, biofilm-forming bacterium isolated from a Finnish paper mill. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 540-548.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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