Name: Sulfurihydrogenibium Takai et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. neut. n. sulfur, sulfur; N.L. neut. n. hydrogenum, hydrogen (that which produces water, so called because it forms water when exposed to oxygen); from Gr. n. hudôr, water; from Gr. v. gennaô, to produce; Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. neut. n. Sulfurihydrogenibium, sulfur- and hydrogen-eating life

Type species: Sulfurihydrogenibium subterraneum Takai et al. 2003

Valid publication: Takai K, Kobayashi H, Nealson KH, Horikoshi K. Sulfurihydrogenibium subterraneum gen. nov., sp. nov., from a subsurface hot aquifer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:823-827.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 5
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 5

Parent taxon: Hydrogenothermaceae Eder and Huber 2003

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Lali R. Molecular signatures for the phylum Aquificae and its different clades: proposal for division of the phylum Aquificae into the emended order Aquificales, containing the families Aquificaceae and Hydrogenothermaceae, and a new order Desulfurobacteriales ord. nov., containing the family Desulfurobacteriaceae. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2013; 104:349-368.

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