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Genus Fusibacter

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: 4
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).


 

Fusibacter Ravot et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Fusibacter paucivorans Ravot et al. 1999.
Etymology: L. n. fusus, a spindle; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Fusibacter, a small spindle-shaped rod.
Valid publication: RAVOT (G.), MAGOT (M.), FARDEAU (M.L.), PATEL (B.K.C.), THOMAS (P.), GARCIA (J.L.) and OLLIVIER (B.): Fusibacter paucivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, thiosulfate-reducing bacterium from an oil-producing well. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol, 1999, 49, 1141-1147.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fusibacter bizertensis Smii et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LTF Kr01=DSM 28034=JCM 19376.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ420408.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. bizertensis, of or belonging to Bizerte, a town in the north of Tunisia.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: SMII, L., BEN HANIA, W., CAYOL, J.-L., JOSEPH, M., HAMDI, M., OLLIVIER, B. and FARDEAU, M.-L. 2015. Fusibacter bizertensis sp. nov., isolated from a corroded kerosene storage tank. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 117-121
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fusibacter fontis Fadhlaoui et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KhalAKB1=DSM 28450=JCM 19912.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LM999901.
Etymology: L. masc. gen. n. fontis, of a spring.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: FADHLAOUI, K., BEN HANIA, W., POSTEC, A., FAUQUE, G., HAMDI, M., OLLIVIER, B. and FARDEAU, M. L. 2015. Fusibacter fontis sp. nov., a sulfur-reducing, anaerobic bacterium isolated from a mesothermic Tunisian spring Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3501-3506.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fusibacter paucivorans Ravot et al. 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SEBR 4211 = ATCC 700852= DSM 12116.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF050099.
Etymology: L. adj. paucus, few; L. v. voro, to devour; N.L. part. adj. paucivorans, intended to mean a bacterium that utilizes few substrates.
Valid publication: RAVOT (G.), MAGOT (M.), FARDEAU (M.L.), PATEL (B.K.C.), THOMAS (P.), GARCIA (J.L.) and OLLIVIER (B.): Fusibacter paucivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, thiosulfate-reducing bacterium from an oil-producing well. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol, 1999, 49, 1141-1147.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fusibacter tunisiensis Ben Hania et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BELH1 = DSM 24436 = JCM 17481.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR851323.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. tunisiensis, of or belonging to Tunisia, the country where the bacterium was first recovered.
Valid publication: BEN HANIA (W.), FRAJ (B.), POSTEC (A.), FADHLAOUI (K.), HAMDI (M.), OLLIVIER (O.) and FARDEAU (M.L.): Fusibacter tunisiensis sp. nov., isolated from an anaerobic reactor used to treat olive-mill wastewater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1365-1368.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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