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Genus Desulfurispora

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").

 

Desulfurispora Kaksonen et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Desulfurispora thermophila Kaksonen et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. pref. de, from; L. n. sulfur, sulfur; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and, in biology, a spore; N.L. fem. n. Desulfurispora, a spore-forming organism that reduces sulfur compounds.
Valid publication: KAKSONEN (A.H.), SPRING (S.), SCHUMANN (P.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.) and PUHAKKA (J.A.): Desulfurispora thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, spore-forming sulfate-reducer isolated from a sulfidogenic fluidized-bed reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1089-1094.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Desulfurispora thermophila Kaksonen et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RA50E1 = DSM 16022 = JCM 14018.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY548776.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. thermê, heat; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. thermophila, heat-loving.
Valid publication: KAKSONEN (A.H.), SPRING (S.), SCHUMANN (P.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.) and PUHAKKA (J.A.): Desulfurispora thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, spore-forming sulfate-reducer isolated from a sulfidogenic fluidized-bed reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1089-1094.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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