Name: Capsularis Prévot 1938 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. fem. dim. n. capsula, a small box or chest; N.L. masc./fem. adj. suff. -aris, suffix denoting pertaining to; N.L. masc. n. Capsularis, intended to mean a capsulated bacterium

Gender: masculine (stem: Capsular-)

Type species: Capsularis zoogleoformans corrig. (Weinberg et al. 1937) Prévot 1938 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Prévot AR. Études de systématique bactérienne. Annales de l'Institut Pasteur (Paris) 1938; 60:285-307.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Bacteroides Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (Approved Lists 1980)


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Prevotellaceae Krieg 2012

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Record number: 517195
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