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Genus Thiorhodovibrio

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).


 

Thiorhodovibrio Overmann et al. 1993, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thiorhodovibrio winogradskyi Overmann et al. 1993.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Trv. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; Gr. n. rhodon, the rose; L. v. vibro, to set in tremulous motion, move to and fro, vibrate; N.L. masc. n. vibrio, that which vibrates, and also a bacterial genus name of bacteria possessing a curved rod shape (Vibrio); N.L. masc. n. Thiorhodovibrio, rose vibrio with sulfur.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 44. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 188-189.
Effective publication: OVERMANN (J.), FISCHER (U.) and PFENNIG (N.): A new purple sulfur bacterium from saline littoral sediments, Thiorhodovibrio winogradskyi gen. nov. and sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol., 1992, 157, 329-335.
Validation List no. 44 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thiorhodovibrio winogradskyi Overmann et al. 1993, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SSP1 = DSM 6702.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB016986.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. winogradskyi, of Winogradsky, named for S.N. Winogradsky, a Russian microbiologist, who did the first comprehensive studies on the purple sulfur bacteria.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 44. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 188-189.
Effective publication: OVERMANN (J.), FISCHER (U.) and PFENNIG (N.): A new purple sulfur bacterium from saline littoral sediments, Thiorhodovibrio winogradskyi gen. nov. and sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol., 1992, 157, 329-335.
Validation List no. 44 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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