Genus Victivallis

Name: Victivallis Zoetendal et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc. n. victus, food; L. fem. n. vallis, valley; N.L. fem. n. Victivallis, food valley, referring to the Wageningen 'Food Valley', which includes Wageningen and surroundings, an area of The Netherlands in which Food Science is a major research topic

Type species: Victivallis vadensis Zoetendal et al. 2003

Valid publication: Zoetendal EG, Plugge CM, Akkermans AD, de Vos WM. Victivallis vadensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sugar-fermenting anaerobe from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:211-215.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


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: Victivallaceae Derrien et al. 2012

Assigned by: Derrien M, Cho J-C, Hedlund BP. Family I. Victivallaceae 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. 791.

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