Name: Clostridioides Lawson et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Clos.tri’di.um N.L. neut. dim. n. Clostridium, a bacterial genus; Gr. adj. suff. -oides, resembling, similar; from Gr. suff. -eides, resembling, similar; from Gr. neut. n. eidos, that which is seen, form, shape, figure; N.L. neut. n. Clostridioides, organism similar to Clostridium

Gender: neuter

Type species: Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Lawson et al. 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Lawson PA, Citron DM, Tyrrell KL, Finegold SM. Reclassification of Clostridium difficile as Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prevot 1938. Anaerobe 2016; 40:95-99.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 171. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:3761-3764.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Peptostreptococcaceae Ezaki 2010

Assigned by: Lawson PA, Citron DM, Tyrrell KL, Finegold SM. Reclassification of Clostridium difficile as Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prevot 1938. Anaerobe 2016; 40:95-99.

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