Name: Sulfuricurvum Kodama and Watanabe 2004

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Sul.fu.ri.cur’vum L. neut. n. sulfur -uris, sulfur; L. adj. curvus -a -um, curved; N.L. neut. n. Sulfuricurvum, curved bacterium that utilizes sulfur

Type species: Sulfuricurvum kujiense Kodama and Watanabe 2004

Valid publication: Kodama Y, Watanabe K. Sulfuricurvum kujiense gen. nov., sp. nov., a facultatively anaerobic, chemolithoautotrophic, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium isolated from an underground crude-oil storage cavity. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:2297-2300.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Helicobacteraceae Garrity et al. 2006

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