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Genus Formivibrio

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Formivibrio Tanaka et al. 1991, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Formivibrio citricus Tanaka et al. 1991.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum formicum, formic acid; L. v. vibro, to set in tremulous motion, move to and fro, vibrate; N.L. masc. n. vibrio, that which vibrates, and also a bacterial genus name of bacteria possessing a curved rod shape (Vibrio); N.L. masc. n. Formivibrio, the formic acid forming vibrio.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 580-581.
Effective publication: TANAKA (K.), NAKAMURA (K.) and MIKAMI (E.): Fermentation of S-citramalate, citrate, mesaconate, and pyruvate by a gram-negative strictly anaerobic non-spore-former, Formivibrio citricus gen. nov., sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol., 1991, 155, 491-495.
Validation List no. 39 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Formivibrio citricus Tanaka et al. 1991, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CreCit1 = ATCC 49791= DSM 6150.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17602.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum citricum, citric acid; N.L. masc. adj. citricus, pertaining to citric acid.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 580-581.
Effective publication: TANAKA (K.), NAKAMURA (K.) and MIKAMI (E.): Fermentation of S-citramalate, citrate, mesaconate, and pyruvate by a gram-negative strictly anaerobic non-spore-former, Formivibrio citricus gen. nov., sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol., 1991, 155, 491-495.
Validation List no. 39 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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