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Genus Desulfitispora

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).


 

Desulfitispora Sorokin and Muyzer 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfitispora alkaliphila Sorokin and Muyzer 2010.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from, off, away; N.L. n. sulfis -itis, sulfite; N.L. fem. n. spora (from Gr. n. spora), a seed and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Desulfitispora, spore-forming bacterium-reducing sulfite.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 134. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.) and MUYZER (G.): Haloalkaliphilic spore-forming sulfidogens from soda lake sediments and description of Desulfitispora alkaliphila gen. nov., sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 313-320.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Desulfitispora alkaliphila Sorokin and Muyzer 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AHT17 = DSM 22410 = UNIQEM U794.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ788525.
Etymology: Arabic article al, the; Arabic n. qaliy, ashes of saltwort, soda; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. alkaliphila, loving alkaline conditions.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 134. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.) and MUYZER (G.): Haloalkaliphilic spore-forming sulfidogens from soda lake sediments and description of Desulfitispora alkaliphila gen. nov., sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 313-320.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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