Name: Desulfonauticus Audiffrin et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: De.sul’fo.nau’ti.cus L. abl. prep. de, from; L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur; N.L. pref. desulfo-, desulfuricating, use to characterize a dissimilatory sulfate-reducing prokaryote; L. adj. nauticus, nautical; N.L. masc. n. Desulfonauticus, a marine sulfate-reducer

Type species: Desulfonauticus submarinus Audiffrin et al. 2003

Valid publication: Audiffrin C, Cayol JL, Joulian C, Casalot L, Thomas P, Garcia JL, Ollivier B. Desulfonauticus submarinus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:1585-1590.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Desulfohalobiaceae Kuever et al. 2006

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