Name DOI
Balk et al. 2008
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Balk et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Desulfatirhabdium butyrativorans Balk et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The species Desulfatirhabdium butyrativorans was originally described and validly published by Balk et al. 2008.
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This information was last reviewed on June 19, 2009.


  1. Balk M, Altinbaş M, Rijpstra WIC, Sinninghe Damsté JS, Stams AJM. Desulfatirhabdium butyrativorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a butyrate-oxidizing, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from an anaerobic bioreactor. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:110-115. [PubMed].