Name: Allisonella Garner et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Al.lis.on.el’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Allisonella, named after the American microbiologist Milton J. Allison, a prominent rumen microbiologist who isolated Oxalobacter formigenes, a ruminal bacterium that decarboxylates oxalate

Gender: feminine (stem: Allisonell-)

Type species: Allisonella histaminiformans Garner et al. 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Garner MR, Flint JF, Russell JB. Allisonella histaminiformans gen. nov., sp. nov. A novel bacterium that produces histamine, utilizes histidine as its sole energy source, and could play a role in bovine and equine laminitis. Syst Appl Microbiol 2002; 25:498-506.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 90. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:373.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Veillonellaceae Rogosa 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Campbell C, Adeolu M, Gupta RS. Genome-based taxonomic framework for the class Negativicutes: division of the class Negativicutes into the orders Selenomonadales emend., Acidaminococcales ord. nov. and Veillonellales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3203-3215.

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