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Genus Desulfurispira

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").

 

Desulfurispira Sorokin and Muyzer 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfurispira natronophila Sorokin and Muyzer 2010.
Etymology: L. pref. de-, from; L. n. sulfur, sulfur; L. fem. n. spira, a coil; N.L. fem. n. Desulfurispira, a sulfur-reducing spirillum.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 136. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2509-2510.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.) and MUYZER (G.): Desulfurispira natronophila gen. nov. sp. nov.: an obligately anaerobic dissimilatory sulfur-reducing bacterium from soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 349-355.
Validation List no. 136 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Desulfurispira natronophila Sorokin and Muyzer 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AHT11 = DSM 22071 = UNIQEM U758.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GQ922842.
Etymology: N.L. n. natron (arbitrarily derived from the Arabaic noun natron or natrun), soda; N.L. pref. natrono-, pertaining to soda; N.L. fem. adj. phila (from Gr. fem. adj. philê), friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. natronophila, soda-loving.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 136. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2509-2510.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.) and MUYZER (G.): Desulfurispira natronophila gen. nov. sp. nov.: an obligately anaerobic dissimilatory sulfur-reducing bacterium from soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 349-355.
Validation List no. 136 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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