Genus "Lachnoclostridium"

Name: "Lachnoclostridium" Yutin and Galperin 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ Gr. masc. n. lachnos, wool; N.L. neut. dim. n. Clostridium, a bacterial genus name; from Gr. masc. n. klôstêr, a spindle; N.L. neut. dim. n. Lachnoclostridium, the clostridia within the family Lachnospiraceae

Gender: neuter (stem: Lachnoclostridi-)

Type species: "Lachnoclostridium phytofermentans" (Warnick et al. 2002) Yutin and Galperin 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Yutin N, Galperin MY. A genomic update on clostridial phylogeny: Gram-negative spore formers and other misplaced clostridia. Environ Microbiol 2013; 15:2631-2641.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym (and no standing)

Correct name: Clostridium Prazmowski 1880 (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: 0
Total number of child taxa: 14

Parent taxon: Lachnospiraceae Rainey 2010

Assigned by: Brahimi S, Cadoret F, Fournier PE, Moal V, Raoult D. 'Lachnoclostridium urinimassiliense' sp. nov. and 'Lachnoclostridium phocaeense' sp. nov., two new bacterial species isolated from human urine after kidney transplantation. New Microbes New Infect 2017; 16:73-75.

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Record number: 9192
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