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Genus Desulfoplanes

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").

 

Desulfoplanes Watanabe et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfoplanes formicivorans Watanabe et al. 2015.
Etymology: L. n. sulfur, sulfur; Gr. n. planes, a wanderer, roamer; N.L. masc. n. Desulfoplanes, a sulfate-reducing wanderer, pertaining to a motile sulfate reducer.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Desulfoplanes formicivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a blackish meromictic lake, and emended description of the family Desulfomicrobiaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1902-1907.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfoplanes formicivorans Watanabe et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Pf12B=NBRC 110391=DSM 28890.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LC017841.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum formicum, formic acid; L. part. adj. vorans, eating; N.L. adj. formicivorans, eating formic acid.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Desulfoplanes formicivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a blackish meromictic lake, and emended description of the family Desulfomicrobiaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1902-1907.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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