Genus Sulfitobacter

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Number of species cited in this file: 10
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Sulfitobacter Sorokin 1996, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sulfitobacter pontiacus Sorokin 1996.
Etymology: N.L. n. sulfis -itis, sulfite; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Sulfitobacter, sulfite rod.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 56. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 362-363. [SOROKIN (D.Y.): Sulfitobacter pontiacus gen. nov., sp. nov.—a new heterotrophic bacterium from the Black Sea, specialized on sulfite oxidation. Mikrobiologiya, 1995, 64, 354-365.]
Validation List no. 56 in IJSEM Online

Sulfitobacter Sorokin 1996 emend. Yoon et al. 2007.
Type species: ¤ Sulfitobacter pontiacus Sorokin 1996.
Etymology: N.L. n. sulfis -itis, sulfite; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Sulfitobacter, sulfite rod.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), LEE (M.H.) and OH (T.K.): Description of Sulfitobacter donghicola sp. nov., isolated from seawater of the East Sea in Korea, transfer of Staleya guttiformis Labrenz et al. 2000 to the genus Sulfitobacter as Sulfitobacter guttiformis comb. nov. and emended description of the genus Sulfitobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1788-1792.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: According to Yoon et al. 2007, Sulfitobacter Sorokin 1996 is an earlier heterotypic synonym of ¤ Staleya Labrenz et al. 2000.

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Sulfitobacter brevis Labrenz et al. 2000, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain EL-162 = ATCC BAA-4 = DSM 11443 = JCM 21790.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y16425.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. brevis, short, referring to the short cells.
Reference: LABRENZ (M.), TINDALL (B.J.), LAWSON (P.A.), COLLINS (M.D.), SCHUMANN (P.) and HIRSCH (P.): Staleya guttiformis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Sulfitobacter brevis sp. nov., α-3-Proteobacteria from hypersaline, heliothermal and meromictic antarctic Ekho Lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 303-313.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter delicatus Ivanova et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ATCC BAA-321 = KMM 3584 = LMG 20554.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY180103.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. delicatus, delicate, beautiful.
Reference: IVANOVA (E.P.), GORSHKOVA (N.M.), SAWABE (T.), ZHUKOVA (N.V.), HAYASHI (K.), KURILENKO (V.V.), ALEXEEVA (Y.), BULJAN (V.), NICOLAU (D.V.), MIKHAILOV (V.V.) and CHRISTEN (R.): Sulfitobacter delicatus sp. nov. and Sulfitobacter dubius sp. nov., respectively from a starfish (Stellaster equestris) and sea grass (Zostera marina). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 475-480.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter donghicola Yoon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain DSW-25 = JCM 14565 = KCTC 12864.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF202614.
Etymology: N.L. n. Donghae, Donghae, the Korean name of the East Sea; L. suff. -cola from L. n. incola, a dweller, inhabitant; N.L. masc. n. donghicola, a dweller of the East Sea.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), LEE (M.H.) and OH (T.K.): Description of Sulfitobacter donghicola sp. nov., isolated from seawater of the East Sea in Korea, transfer of Staleya guttiformis Labrenz et al. 2000 to the genus Sulfitobacter as Sulfitobacter guttiformis comb. nov. and emended description of the genus Sulfitobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1788-1792.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter dubius Ivanova et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ATCC BAA-320 = KMM 3554 = LMG 20555.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY180102.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. dubius, doubtful, undetermined.
Reference: IVANOVA (E.P.), GORSHKOVA (N.M.), SAWABE (T.), ZHUKOVA (N.V.), HAYASHI (K.), KURILENKO (V.V.), ALEXEEVA (Y.), BULJAN (V.), NICOLAU (D.V.), MIKHAILOV (V.V.) and CHRISTEN (R.): Sulfitobacter delicatus sp. nov. and Sulfitobacter dubius sp. nov., respectively from a starfish (Stellaster equestris) and sea grass (Zostera marina). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 475-480.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter guttiformis (Labrenz et al. 2000) Yoon et al. 2007, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain EL-38 = ATCC BAA-5 = DSM 11458 = JCM 21791.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y16427.
Basonym: ¤ Staleya guttiformis Labrenz et al. 2000.
Etymology: L. n. gutta, a drop; L. adj. suff. -formis (from L. n. forma, figure, shape, appearance), -like, in the shape of; N.L. masc. adj. guttiformis, drop-shaped.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), LEE (M.H.) and OH (T.K.): Description of Sulfitobacter donghicola sp. nov., isolated from seawater of the East Sea in Korea, transfer of Staleya guttiformis Labrenz et al. 2000 to the genus Sulfitobacter as Sulfitobacter guttiformis comb. nov. and emended description of the genus Sulfitobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1788-1792.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter litoralis Park et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain Iso 3 = DSM 17584 = KCTC 12521.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ097527.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. litoralis, of the shore.
Reference: PARK (J.R.), BAE (J.W.), NAM (Y.D.), CHANG (H.W.), KWON (H.Y.), QUAN (Z.X.) and PARK (Y.H.): Sulfitobacter litoralis sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from the East Sea, Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 692-695.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter marinus Yoon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain SW-265 = JCM 13602 = KCTC 12738.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ683726.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, pertaining to the sea.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.) and OH (T.K.): Sulfitobacter marinus sp. nov., isolated from seawater of the East Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 302-305.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter mediterraneus Pukall et al. 1999, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CH-B427 = ATCC 700856 = DSM 12244 = JCM 21792.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17387.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. mediterraneus, midland, inland, remote from the sea, mediterranean (opp. to maritimus), and, in late Latin, used to refer to the Mediterranean Sea (Mediterraneum mare).
Reference: PUKALL (R.), BUNTEFUß (D.), FRÜHLING (A.), ROHDE (M.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.), BURGHARDT (J.), LEBARON (P.), BERNARD (L.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Sulfitobacter mediterraneus sp. nov., a new sulfite-oxidizing member of the α-Proteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 513-519.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter pontiacus Sorokin 1996, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ChLG 10 = DSM 10014 = JCM 21789 = VKM B-2022.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y13155.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. pontiacus, from the Black Sea.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 56. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 362-363. [SOROKIN (D.Y.): Sulfitobacter pontiacus gen. nov., sp. nov.—a new heterotrophic bacterium from the Black Sea, specialized on sulfite oxidation. Mikrobiologiya, 1995, 64, 354-365.]
Validation List no. 56 in IJSEM Online

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Sulfitobacter porphyrae Fukui et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SCM-1=LMG 27110=NBRC 109054.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB758574.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. porphyrae, of Porphyra, isolated from Porphyra yezoensis.
Source: Plant.
Reference: FUKUI, Y., ABE, M., KOBAYASHI, M., SHIMADA, Y., SAITO, H., OIKAWA, H., YANO, Y. and SATOMI, M. 2014. Sulfitobacter porphyrae sp. nov., isolated from the red alga Porphyra yezoensis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 438-443.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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