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Genus Desulfosalsimonas

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").

 

Desulfosalsimonas Kjeldsen et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfosalsimonas propionicica Kjeldsen et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; L. n. sulfur, sulfur; L. adj. salsus, salty, saline; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Desulfosalsimonas, a sulfate-reducing monad that thrives in (hyper)saline environments.
Valid publication: JKJELDSEN (K.U.), JAKOBSEN (T.F.), GLASTRUP (J.) and INGVORSEN (K.): Desulfosalsimonas propionicica gen. nov., sp. nov., a halophilic, sulfate-reducing member of the family Desulfobacteraceae isolated from a salt-lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1060-1065.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfosalsimonas propionicica Kjeldsen et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PropA = DSM 17721 = VKM B-2385.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ067422.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. fem. suff. -ica, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. propionicica, belonging to propionic acid.
Valid publication: JKJELDSEN (K.U.), JAKOBSEN (T.F.), GLASTRUP (J.) and INGVORSEN (K.): Desulfosalsimonas propionicica gen. nov., sp. nov., a halophilic, sulfate-reducing member of the family Desulfobacteraceae isolated from a salt-lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1060-1065.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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