Name: Clostridia Rainey 2010

Category: Class

Proposed as: class. nov.

Etymology: Clos.tri’di.a. N.L. fem. pl. n. Clostridiales, type order of the class, dropping the ending to denote a class; N.L. neut. pl. n. Clostridia, the class of the Clostridiales

Gender: neuter

Type order: Clostridiales Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Rainey FA. Class II. Clostridia class nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity GM, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, K.-H. S, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 3 (The Firmicutes), Springer, New York, 2009, p. 736.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 132. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:469-472.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 6
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 6
Total number of child taxa: 9

Parent taxon: Bacillota Gibbons and Murray 2021

Assigned by: Parte AC, Sarda Carbasse J, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Reimer LC, Goker M. List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5607-5612.

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