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Genus Desulfoglaeba

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").

 

Desulfoglaeba Davidova et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfoglaeba alkanexedens Davidova et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. prep. de, from; N.L. pref. sulfo-, prefix used for N.L. masc. n. sulfas -atis (sulfate) in genus names of sulfate-reducing prokaryotes; L. fem. n. glaeba, clump, crumb, aggregate; N.L. fem. n. Desulfoglaeba, sulfate-reducing clump/aggregate.
Valid publication: DAVIDOVA (I.A.), DUNCAN (K.E.), CHOI (O.K.) and SUFLITA (J.M.): Desulfoglaeba alkanexedens gen. nov., sp. nov., an n-alkane-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2737-2742.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfoglaeba alkanexedens Davidova et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ALDC = ATCC BAA-1302 = JCM 13588.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ303457.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkanum, alkane; L. part. adj. exedens, eating up; N.L. part. adj. alkanexedens, eating up alkanes.
Valid publication: DAVIDOVA (I.A.), DUNCAN (K.E.), CHOI (O.K.) and SUFLITA (J.M.): Desulfoglaeba alkanexedens gen. nov., sp. nov., an n-alkane-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2737-2742.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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