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Genus Desulfosoma

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Desulfosoma Baena et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfosoma caldarium Baena et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; L. n. sulfur, sulfur; N.L. pref. desulfo-, prefix used to characterize a dissimilatory sulfate-reducing prokaryote; Gr. neut. n. soma, body; N.L. neut. n. Desulfosoma, sulfate-reducing body.
Valid publication: BAENA (S.), PERDOMO (N.), CARVAJAL (C.), DÍAZ (C.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Desulfosoma caldarium gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic sulfate-reducing bacterium from a terrestrial hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 732-736.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfosoma caldarium Baena et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) USBA-053 = USBA 53 = DSM 22027 = KCTC 5670.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ491989.
Etymology: L. neut adj. caldarium, pertaining to warmth, suitable for warming.
Valid publication: BAENA (S.), PERDOMO (N.), CARVAJAL (C.), DÍAZ (C.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Desulfosoma caldarium gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic sulfate-reducing bacterium from a terrestrial hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 732-736.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfosoma profundi Grégoire et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SPDX02-08 = DSM 22937 = JCM 16410.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HM056226.
Etymology: L. gen. n. profundi, of a depth, isolated from a deep hot aquifer in the Aquitaine basin-SW France.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 148. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2549-2554.
Effective publication: GRÉGOIRE (P.), FARDEAU (M.L.), GUASCO (S.), LAGIÈRE (J.), CAMBAR (J.), MICHOTEY (V.), BONIN (P.) and OLLIVIER (B.): Desulfosoma profundi sp. nov., a thermophilic sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a deep terrestrial geothermal spring in France. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2012, 101, 595-602.
Validation List no. 148 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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