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Genus Denitrovibrio

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").

 

Denitrovibrio Myhr and Torsvik 2000, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Denitrovibrio acetiphilus Myhr and Torsvik 2000.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; N.L. pref. nitro-, pertaining to nitrate; L. v. vibro, to set in tremulous motion, move to and fro, vibrate; N.L. masc. n. vibrio, that which vibrates, and also a bacterial genus name of bacteria possessing a curved rod shape (Vibrio); N.L. masc. n. Denitrovibrio, a vibrio that reduces nitrate.
Valid publication: MYHR (S.) and TORSVIK (T.): Denitrovibrio acetiphilus, a novel genus and species of dissimilatory nitrate-reducing bacterium isolated from an oil reservoir model column. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1611-1619.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Denitrovibrio acetiphilus Myhr and Torsvik 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) N2460 = DSM 12809.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001968 (complete genome).
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum aceticum (from L. n. acetum, vinegar), acetic acid; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. acetiphilus, loving or requiring acetate.
Valid publication: MYHR (S.) and TORSVIK (T.): Denitrovibrio acetiphilus, a novel genus and species of dissimilatory nitrate-reducing bacterium isolated from an oil reservoir model column. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1611-1619.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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