Name: Roseburia Stanton and Savage 1983

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Roseburia, named in honor of Theodor Rosebury, an American microbiologist who studied and described micro-organisms indigenous to humans

Gender: feminine

Type species: Roseburia cecicola Stanton and Savage 1983

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Stanton TB, Savage DC. Roseburia cecicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a motile, obligately anaerobic bacterium from a mouse cecum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1983; 33:618-627.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 5
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 5

Parent taxon: Lachnospiraceae Rainey 2010

Assigned by: Rainey FA. Family V. Lachnospiraceae fam. nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity GM, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, K.-H. S, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 3 (The Firmicutes), Springer, New York, 2009, p. 921.

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