Desulfovibrio

Desulfovibrio profundus, from Bale et al. (1997).

Belongs within: Desulfobacterota.

Desulfovibrio is a genus of sulphate-reducing bacteria found in anoxic environments.

Desulfovibrio
|--D. gabonensisAD03
`--+--+--D. salexigensAD03
| `--+--D. hydrothermalis Alazard, Dukan et al. 2003AD03
| `--D. zosterae Nielsen, Liesack & Finster 1999AD03
`--+--D. halophilusAD03
`--+--D. profundus Bale, Goodman et al. 1997AD03
`--+--D. aespoeensisAD03
`--‘D. caledoniensis’AD03

Desulfovibrio incertae sedis:
D. africanusMK03
D. burkinensisTNH04
D. carbinolicusWH92
D. desulfuricansMK03 (see below for synonymy)
D. dismutansWH92
D. furfuralisWH92
D. fructosovoransAV98
D. gigasPHK96
D. multispiransWH92
D. sulfodismutansK92
D. vulgarisPF99

Nomina invalida: Desulfovibrio dechloracetivorans Sun et al. 2001JC08
Desulfovibrio mexicanus Hernandez-Eugenio et al. 2001JC08
Desulfovibrio vietnamensis Dang et al. 2002JC08

Desulfovibrio desulfuricansMK03 [=Spirillum desulfuricansGHP92, Sporovibrio desulfuricansWH92, Vibrio desulfuricansWH92; incl. Clostridium nigrificansWH92]

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[AV98] Akhmanova, A., F. Voncken, T. van Alen, A. van Hoek, B. Boxma, G. Vogels, M. Veenhuis & J. H. P. Hackstein. 1998. A hydrogenosome with a genome. Nature 396: 527–528.

[AD03] Alazard, D., S. Dukan, A. Urios, F. Verhé, N. Bouabida, F. Morel, P. Thomas, J.-L. Garcia & B. Ollivier. 2003. Desulfovibrio hydrothermalis sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from hydrothermal vents. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 53: 173–178.

[GHP92] Gottschal, J. C., W. Harder & R. A. Prins. 1992. Principles of enrichment, isolation, cultivation, and preservation of bacteria. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 149–196. Springer-Verlag: New York.

[JC08] Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes. 2008. Status of strains that contravene Rules 27 (3) and 30 of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria. Opinion 81. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 58: 1755–1763.

[K92] Kelly, D. P. 1992. The chemolithotrophic prokaryotes. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 331–343. Springer-Verlag: New York.

[MK03] Mori, K., H. Kim, T. Kakegawa & S. Hanada. 2003. A novel lineage of sulfate-reducing microorganisms: Thermodesulfobiaceae fam. nov., Thermodesulfobium narugense, gen. nov., sp. nov., a new thermophilic isolate from a hot spring. Extremophiles 7: 283–290.

[PF99] Philippe, H., & P. Forterre. 1999. The rooting of the universal tree of life is not reliable. Journal of Molecular Evolution 49: 509–523.

[PHK96] Prescott, L. M., J. P. Harley & D. A. Klein. 1996. Microbiology 3rd ed. Wm. C. Brown Publishers: Dubuque (Iowa).

[TNH04] Takai, K., K. H. Nealson & K. Horikoshi. 2004. Hydrogenimonas thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermophilic, hydrogen-oxidizing chemolithoautotroph within the ε-proteobacteria, isolated from a black smoker in a Central Indian Ridge hydrothermal field. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 54: 25–32.

[WH92] Widdel, F., & T. A. Hansen. 1992. The dissimilatory sulfate- and sulfur-reducing bacteria. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 583–624. Springer-Verlag: New York.

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