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Genus Sulfophobococcus

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).


 

Sulfophobococcus Hensel et al. 1997, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sulfophobococcus zilligii Hensel et al. 1997.
Etymology: L. n. sulfur, sulfur; Gr. v. phobeô, to be seized with fear, to fear, to avoid; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Sulfophobococcus, the sulfur fearing coccus.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 62. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 915-916.
Effective publication: HENSEL (R.), MATUSSEK (K.), MICHALKE (K.), TACKE (L.), TINDALL (B.J.), KOHLHOFF (M.), SIEBERS (B.) and DIELENSCHNEIDER (J.): Sulfophobococcus zilligii gen. nov., spec. nov. a novel hyperthermophilic archaeum isolated from hot alkaline springs of Iceland. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1997, 20, 102-110.
Validation List no. 62 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Sulfophobococcus zilligii Hensel et al. 1997, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K1 = DSM 11193 = JCM 10309.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X98064.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. zilligii, of Zillig, in honor of Wolfram Zillig.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 62. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 915-916.
Effective publication: HENSEL (R.), MATUSSEK (K.), MICHALKE (K.), TACKE (L.), TINDALL (B.J.), KOHLHOFF (M.), SIEBERS (B.) and DIELENSCHNEIDER (J.): Sulfophobococcus zilligii gen. nov., spec. nov. a novel hyperthermophilic archaeum isolated from hot alkaline springs of Iceland. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1997, 20, 102-110.
Validation List no. 62 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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