Name: Propionigenium Schink and Pfennig 1983

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. neut. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. inf. v. genere, to engender, produce; N.L. neut. n. Propionigenium, propionic acid maker

Gender: neuter

Type species: Propionigenium modestum Schink and Pfennig 1983

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Schink B, Pfennig N. Propionigenium modestum gen. nov. sp. nov., a new strictly anaerobic, nonsporing bacterium growing on succinate. Arch. Microbiol. 1982; 133:209-216.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 12. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1983; 33:896-897.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

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: Fusobacteriaceae Staley and Whitman 2012

Assigned by: Staley JT, Whitman WB. Family I. Fusobacteriaceae fam. nov. In: Krieg NR, Staley JT, Brown DR, Hedlund BP, Paster BJ, Ward NL, Ludwig W, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 4, Springer, New York, 2010, p. 748.

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