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Genus Desulfitibacter

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").

 

Desulfitibacter Nielsen et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans Nielsen et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from, off, away; N.L. n. sulfis -itis, sulfite; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Desulfitibacter, rod-shaped bacterium that reduces sulfite.
Valid publication: NIELSEN (M.B.), KJELDSEN (K.U.) and INGVORSEN (K.): Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, alkalitolerant, sulfite-reducing bacterium isolated from a district heating plant. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2831-2836.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans Nielsen et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) sk.kt5 = DSM 16504 = JCM 12761.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY538171.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali, alkali; L. part. adj. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj., alkalitolerans alkali-tolerating.
Valid publication: NIELSEN (M.B.), KJELDSEN (K.U.) and INGVORSEN (K.): Desulfitibacter alkalitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, alkalitolerant, sulfite-reducing bacterium isolated from a district heating plant. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2831-2836.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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