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Genus Sulfuritortus

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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


Sulfuritortus Kojima et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sulfuritortus calidifontis Kojima et al. 2017.
Etymology: L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur; L. masc. n. tortus, twist, torsion; N.L. masc. n. Sulfuritortus, sulfur-oxidizing twisted organism.
Valid publication: KOJIMA, H., WATANABE, M. and FUKUI, M. 2017. Sulfuritortus calidifontis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sulfur oxidizer isolated from a hot spring microbial mat. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 1355-1358.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sulfuritortus calidifontis Kojima et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) J1A=DSM 103923=NBRC 112474.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: LC193823.
Etymology: L. adj. calidus, hot; L. n. fons, fontis, spring, fountain; N.L. gen. n. calidifontis, of a hot spring.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: KOJIMA, H., WATANABE, M. and FUKUI, M. 2017. Sulfuritortus calidifontis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sulfur oxidizer isolated from a hot spring microbial mat. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 1355-1358.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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