Name: Coprobacillus Kageyama and Benno 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. n. kopros, excrement, ordure, feces; L. masc. n. bacillus, a small rod; N.L. masc. n. Coprobacillus, rodlet isolated from feces

Gender: masculine

Type species: Coprobacillus cateniformis corrig. Kageyama and Benno 2000

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Kageyama A, Benno Y. Coprobacillus catenaformis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus and species isolated from human feces. Microbiol Immunol 2000; 44:23-28.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 74. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:949-950.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: 2

Parent taxon: Coprobacillaceae Verbarg et al. 2020

Assigned by: Verbarg S, Göker M, Scheuner C, Schumann P, Stackebrandt E. The families Erysipelotrichaceae emend., Coprobacillaceae fam nov., and Turicibacteraceae fam. nov. In: Rosenberg E, DeLong EF, Lory S, Stackebrandt E, Thompson F (eds), The Prokaryotes – Firmicutes and Tenericutes, 4th edition, Springer, Berlin, 2014, p. 79-105.

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