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Descriptor in English: Desulfovibrio
Descriptor in Spanish: Desulfovibrio
Descriptor in Portuguese: Desulfovibrio
Descriptor in French: Desulfovibrio
Tree number(s): B03.440.425.410.350
B03.660.125.144.500.875
B03.900.350
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria capable of reducing sulfur compounds to hydrogen sulfide. Organisms are isolated from anaerobic mud of fresh and salt water, animal intestines, manure, and feces.
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with DESULFOVIBRIO INFECTIONS see DESULFOVIBRIONACEAE INFECTIONS (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS UI: 3921
Descriptor UI: D003901
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/15
Desulfovibrio - Preferred
Concept UI M0006088
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria capable of reducing sulfur compounds to hydrogen sulfide. Organisms are isolated from anaerobic mud of fresh and salt water, animal intestines, manure, and feces.
Preferred term Desulfovibrio



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