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Genus Desulfonatronum

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: 8
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).


 

Desulfonatronum Pikuta et al. 1998, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Desulfonatronaceae corrig. Kuever et al. 2006).
Type species: ¤ Desulfonatronum lacustre Pikuta et al. 1998.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; L. n. sulfur, sulfur; N.L. pref. desulfo-, desulfuricating (prefix used to characterize a dissimilatory sulfate-reducing procaryote); N.L. neut. n. natron (arbitrarily derived from the Arabic n. natrun or natron) soda; N.L. neut. n. Desulfonatronum, a sulfate reducer inhabiting soda lakes.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 66. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 631-632.
Effective publication: PIKUTA (E.V.), ZHILINA (T.N.), ZAVARZIN (G.A.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), OSIPOV (G.A.) and RAINEY (F.A.): Desulfonatronum lacustre gen. nov., sp. nov.: a new alkaliphilic sulfate-reducing bacterium utilizing ethanol. Mikrobiologiya, 1998, 67, 123-131 (in Russian).
Validation List no. 66 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online (in English)

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Desulfonatronum alkalitolerans Sorokin et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HSRB-L=DSM 24646=UNIQEM U799 .
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: GQ863488.
Etymology: -.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 153. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3131-3134.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: SOROKIN, D. Y., TOUROVA, T. P. and MUYZER, G. 2013. Isolation and characterization of two novel alkalitolerant sulfidogens from a Thiopaq bioreactor, Desulfonatronum alkalitolerans sp. nov., and Sulfurospirillum alkalitolerans sp. nov. Extremophiles, 17, 535-543.
Effective publication Online

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Desulfonatronum buryatense Ryzhmanova et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Ki5=DSM 26308=VKM B-2477.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC417374.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 157. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 1455-1458.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: RYZHMANOVA, Y., NEPOMNYASHCHAYA, Y., ABASHINA, T., ARISKINA, E., TROSHINA, O., VAINSHTEIN, M. and SHCHERBAKOVA, V. 2014. New sulfate-reducing bacteria isolated from Buryatian alkaline brackish lakes: description of Desulfonatronum buryatense sp. nov. Extremophiles, 17, 851-859.
Effective publication Online

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Desulfonatronum cooperativum Zhilina et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-7999 = DSM 16749 = VKM B-2329.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY725424.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. cooperativum, cooperative.
Valid publication: ZHILINA (T.N.), ZAVARZINA (D.G.), KUEVER (J.), LYSENKO (A.M.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Desulfonatronum cooperativum sp. nov., a novel hydrogenotrophic, alkaliphilic, sulfate-reducing bacterium, from a syntrophic culture growing on acetate. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1001-1006.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfonatronum lacustre Pikuta et al. 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-7951 = DSM 10312.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF418171.
Etymology: L. n. lacus, basin, lake; L. suff. -ter -tris -tre, suffix meaning in a general way belonging to (especially of places); N.L. neut. adj. lacustre, belonging to lakes, inhabiting lakes.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 66. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 631-632.
Effective publication: PIKUTA (E.V.), ZHILINA (T.N.), ZAVARZIN (G.A.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), OSIPOV (G.A.) and RAINEY (F.A.): Desulfonatronum lacustre gen. nov., sp. nov.: a new alkaliphilic sulfate-reducing bacterium utilizing ethanol. Mikrobiologiya, 1998, 67, 123-131 (in Russian).
Validation List no. 66 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online (in English)

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Desulfonatronum thioautotrophicum Sorokin et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ASO4-1 = DSM 21337 = UNIQEM U756.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ469577.
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; Gr. pref. auto, self; N.L. neut. adj. trophicum (from Gr. neut. adj. trophikon) nursing, tending or feeding; N.L. neut. adj. thioautotrophicum, autotrophic with sulfur compounds.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 141. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2025-2026.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), DETKOVA (E.N.), GALINSKI (E.A.) and MUYZER (G.): Culturable diversity of lithotrophic haloalkaliphilic sulfate-reducing bacteria in soda lakes and the description of Desulfonatronum thioautotrophicum sp. nov., Desulfonatronum thiosulfatophilum sp. nov., Desulfonatronovibrio thiodismutans sp. nov., and Desulfonatronovibrio magnus sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2011, 15, 391-401.
Validation List no. 141 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Desulfonatronum thiodismutans Pikuta et al. 2003, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MLF1 = ATCC BAA-395 = DSM 14708.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF373920.
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; N.L. part. adj. dismutans, dismutating, splitting; N.L. part. adj. thiodismutans, sulfur-dismutating, pertaining to the ability of the organism to dismutate thiosulfate and sulfite.
Valid publication: PIKUTA (E.V.), HOOVER (R.B.), BEJ (A.K.), MARSIC (D.), WHITMAN (W.B.), CLELAND (D.) and KRADER (P.): Desulfonatronum thiodismutans sp. nov., a novel alkaliphilic, sulfate-reducing bacterium capable of lithoautotrophic growth. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1327-1332.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The etymology of the first compound of the specific epithet should be Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; not Gr. thios, sulfur as cited by Pikuta et al. 2003.

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Desulfonatronum thiosulfatophilum Sorokin et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ASO4-2 = DSM 21338 = UNIQEM U757.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ469578.
Etymology: N.L. n. thiosulfas -atis, thiosulfate; N.L. neut. adj. philum (from Gr. neut. adj. philon), friend, loving; N.L. neut. adj. thiosulfatophilum, thiosulfate-loving.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 141. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2025-2026.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), DETKOVA (E.N.), GALINSKI (E.A.) and MUYZER (G.): Culturable diversity of lithotrophic haloalkaliphilic sulfate-reducing bacteria in soda lakes and the description of Desulfonatronum thioautotrophicum sp. nov., Desulfonatronum thiosulfatophilum sp. nov., Desulfonatronovibrio thiodismutans sp. nov., and Desulfonatronovibrio magnus sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2011, 15, 391-401.
Validation List no. 141 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The correct epithet should be thiosulfatiphilum. Unfortunately, this error was not corrected by the IJSEM Lists Editor.

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Desulfonatronum zhilinae Zakharyuk et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Al915-01=DSM 26338=VKM B-2744.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JX984981.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental - saline lake.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 2463-2466.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: ZAKHARYUK, A. G., KOZYREVA, L. P., KHIJNIAK, T. V., NAMSARAEV, B. B., SHCHERBAKOVA, V. A. 2015. Desulfonatronum zhilinae sp. nov., a novel haloalkaliphilic sulfate-reducing bacterium from soda Lake Alginskoe, Trans-Baikal Region, Russia. Extremophiles 19, 673-680.
Effective publication Online

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