Genus "Miniphocibacter"

Name: "Miniphocibacter" Bilen et al. 2018

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Mini.phoci.bacter. N.L. masc. n. Miniphocibacter, Miniphocibacter composed by mini, referring at the small size of pygmy people from whom this strain was isolated, and phoci referring at Phocae, the Latin name of the city from where the funders of culturomics came from

Gender: masculine (stem: Miniphocibacter-)

Type species: "Miniphocibacter massiliensis" Bilen et al. 2018

Original publication: Bilen M, Founkou MDM, Cadoret F, Dubourg G, Daoud Z, Raoult D. Sanguibacter massiliensis sp. nov., Actinomyces minihominis sp. nov., Clostridium minihomine sp. nov., Neobittarella massiliensis gen. nov. and Miniphocibacter massiliensis gen. nov., new bacterial species isolated by culturomics from human stool samples. New Microbes New Infect 2018; 24:21-25.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Miniphocaeibacter corrig. Bilen et al. 2021

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Record number: 327
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