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Desulfatibacillum aliphaticivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an n-alkane- and n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium.
A novel marine sulfate-reducing bacterium, strain CV2803T, which is able to oxidize aliphatic hydrocarbons, was isolated from a hydrocarbon-polluted marine sediment (Gulf of Fos, France). The cellsExpand
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Oxidation of arsenite by Thiomonas strains and characterization of Thiomonas arsenivorans sp. nov.
A novel bacterium, strain b6T (T=type strain), was isolated from a disused mine site by growth using arsenite [As(III)] as energy source in a simple mineral medium. Cells of strain b6T wereExpand
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Petrotoga halophila sp. nov., a thermophilic, moderately halophilic, fermentative bacterium isolated from an offshore oil well in Congo.
A novel thermophilic, moderately halophilic, rod-shaped bacterium, strain MET-B(T), with a sheath-like outer structure (toga) was isolated from an offshore oil-producing well in Congo, West Africa.Expand
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Desulfonauticus submarinus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent.
A novel moderately thermophilic, hydrogenotrophic, sulfate-reducing bacterium, strain 6N(T) (=DSM 15269(T)=CIP 107713(T)), was isolated from matrixes of Alvinella and Riftia originating from deep-seaExpand
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Methanobacterium oryzae sp. nov., a novel methanogenic rod isolated from a Philippines ricefield.
A rod (0.3-0.4 micron x 3-10 microns) to filamentous (up to 40 microns) non-motile methanogenic bacterium, designated strain FPiT (T = type strain), was isolated from ricefield soil in theExpand
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Desulfatibacillum alkenivorans sp. nov., a novel n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium, and emended description of the genus Desulfatibacillum.
An alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium, strain PF2803T, was isolated from oil-polluted sediments (Fos Harbour, France). The cells were found to be Gram-negative, non-sporulating, non-motileExpand
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Sulfobacillus benefaciens sp. nov., an acidophilic facultative anaerobic Firmicute isolated from mineral bioleaching operations
Gram-positive bacteria found as the sole Firmicutes present in two mineral bioleaching stirred tanks, and a third bacterium isolated from a heap leaching operation, were shown to be closely relatedExpand
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Populations and potential activities of methanogens and methanotrophs in rice fields : relations with soil properties
L'abondance des populations et les activites potentielles methanogenes (PMGA) et methanotrophes (PMTA) ont ete estimees dans 22 sols de riziere provenant de cinq pays. Les relations avec lesExpand
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Desulfatiferula olefinivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a long-chain n-alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium.
A novel anaerobic, long-chain alkene-degrading, sulfate-reducing bacterium, strain LM2801T, was isolated from brackish sediment of a wastewater decantation facility of an oil refinery (Berre lagoon,Expand
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Clostridium tunisiense sp. nov., a new proteolytic, sulfur-reducing bacterium isolated from an olive mill wastewater contaminated by phosphogypse.
A new sporulated fermentative bacterium designated strain E1(T) (T=type strain), was isolated from an anaerobic mud of an olive mill wastewater basin contaminated by phosphogypse produced by aExpand
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