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Genus Desulfatibacillum

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Desulfatibacillum Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004.
Etymology: L. pref. de-, from; N.L. masc. n. sulfas, sulfate; L. neut. n. bacillum, a small staff, a wand, a rod; N.L. neut. n. Desulfatibacillum, a sulfate-reducing rod.
Valid publication: CRAVO-LAUREAU (C.), MATHERON (R.), CAYOL (J.L.), JOULIAN (C.) and HIRSCHLER-RÉA (A.): Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an n-alkane- and n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 77-83.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Desulfatibacillum Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004 emend. Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004.
Type species: ¤ Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; N.L. n. sulfas, sulfate; L. neut. n. bacillum, rod; N.L. neut. n. Desulfatibacillum, a sulfate-reducing rod.
Reference: CRAVO-LAUREAU (C.), MATHERON (R.), JOULIAN (C.), CAYOL (J.L.) and HIRSCHLER-REA (A.): Desulfatibacillum alkenivorans sp. nov., a novel n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium, and emended description of the genus Desulfatibacillum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1639-1642.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CV2803 = ATCC BAA-743 = DSM 15576.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY184360.
Etymology: N.L. adj. alphaticus, aliphatic; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. neut. part. adj. aliphaticivorans, aliphatic hydrocarbon-devouring.
Valid publication: CRAVO-LAUREAU (C.), MATHERON (R.), CAYOL (J.L.), JOULIAN (C.) and HIRSCHLER-RÉA (A.): Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an n-alkane- and n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 77-83.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfatibacillum alkenivorans Cravo-Laureau et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PF2803 = ATCC BAA-924 = DSM 16219.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY493562.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. alkenum, alkene, a specific hydrocarbon molecule; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. alkenivorans, devouring alkenes.
Valid publication: CRAVO-LAUREAU (C.), MATHERON (R.), JOULIAN (C.), CAYOL (J.L.) and HIRSCHLER-RÉA (A.): Desulfatibacillum alkenivorans sp. nov., a novel n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium, and emended description of the genus Desulfatibacillum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1639-1642.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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