Name: Paraprevotella Morotomi et al. 2009

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. pref. para-, beside, next to; N.L. fem. dim. n. Prevotella, name of a bacterial genus; N.L. fem. dim. n. Paraprevotella, a genus similar to Prevotella

Gender: feminine

Type species: Paraprevotella clara Morotomi et al. 2009

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Morotomi M, Nagai F, Sakon H, Tanaka R. Paraprevotella clara gen. nov., sp. nov. and Paraprevotella xylaniphila sp. nov., members of the family 'Prevotellaceae' isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:1895-1900.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 59, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:2649-2650.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Prevotellaceae Krieg 2012

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Record number: 517883