Name: Leptogranulimonas Morinaga et al. 2022

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Lepto.gra.nu.li.mo’nas. Gr. masc. adj. leptos, thin, fine, narrow; L. neut. dim. n. granulum, a small grain; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Leptogranulimonas, thin form having small grain

Gender: feminine (stem: Leptogranulimonad-)

Type species: Leptogranulimonas caecicola Morinaga et al. 2022

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Morinaga K, Kusada H, Sakamoto S, Murakami T, Toyoda A, Mori H, Meng XY, Takashino M, Murotomi K, Tamaki H. Granulimonas faecalis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Leptogranulimonas caecicola gen. nov., sp. nov., novel lactate-producing Atopobiaceae bacteria isolated from mouse intestines, and an emended description of the family Atopobiaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5596.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

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: 1

Parent taxon: Atopobiaceae Gupta et al. 2013

Assigned by: Morinaga K, Kusada H, Sakamoto S, Murakami T, Toyoda A, Mori H, Meng XY, Takashino M, Murotomi K, Tamaki H. Granulimonas faecalis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Leptogranulimonas caecicola gen. nov., sp. nov., novel lactate-producing Atopobiaceae bacteria isolated from mouse intestines, and an emended description of the family Atopobiaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5596.

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Record number: 31282
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