Name: Kallipyga Hugon et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Kal.li.py’ga N.L. fem. n. Kallipyga, of the Greek epithet kallipygos, said of a statue of Aphrodite having beautifully proportioned buttocks

Gender: feminine

Type species: Kallipyga massiliensis Hugon et al. 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Hugon P, Ramasamy D, Robert C, Couderc C, Raoult D, Fournier PE. Non-contiguous finished genome sequence and description of Kallipyga massiliensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Clostridiales Incertae Sedis XI. Stand Genomic Sci 2013; 8:500-515.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:2463-2466.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: [Eubacteriales, not assigned to family]

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