Title


Sign up here for LPSN updates!


Genus Sulfurivirga

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").

 

Sulfurivirga Takai et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sulfurivirga caldicuralii Takai et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. n. sulfur, sulfur; L. fem. n. virga, rod; N.L. fem. n. Sulfurivirga, sulfur-oxidizing rod.
Valid publication: TAKAI (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), NUNOURA (T.), HIRAYAMA (H.), OIDA (H.), FURUSHIMA (Y.), YAMAMOTO (H.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Sulfurivirga caldicuralii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel microaerobic, thermophilic, thiosulfate-oxidizing chemolithoautotroph, isolated from a shallow marine hydrothermal system occurring in a coral reef, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1921-1929.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Sulfurivirga caldicuralii Takai et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MM1 = DSM 17737 = JCM 13439.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB245479.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; L. n. curalium, coral; N.L. gen. n. caldicuralii, of a hot coral, as the type strain was isolated from a shallow marine hydrothermal system associated with coral reef formation.
Valid publication: TAKAI (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), NUNOURA (T.), HIRAYAMA (H.), OIDA (H.), FURUSHIMA (Y.), YAMAMOTO (H.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Sulfurivirga caldicuralii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel microaerobic, thermophilic, thiosulfate-oxidizing chemolithoautotroph, isolated from a shallow marine hydrothermal system occurring in a coral reef, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1921-1929.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image