Name: Actinomyces hongkongensis Woo et al. 2004

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. hongkongensis, of or belonging to Hong Kong, where the type strain was isolated

Type strains: CCUG 48484; CIP 107949; DSM 15629; HKU8; LMG 21939

16S rRNA gene accession number: AF433168

Effective publication: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Teng JL, Wong BH, Wong MK, Hon E, Tang GW, Yuen KY. Actinomyces hongkongensis sp. nov. a novel Actinomyces species isolated from a patient with pelvic actinomycosis. Syst Appl Microbiol 2003; 26:518-522.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 96. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:307-308.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Pauljensenia hongkongensis (Woo et al. 2004) Nouioui et al. 2018

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Actinomyces Harz 1877 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Teng JL, Wong BH, Wong MK, Hon E, Tang GW, Yuen KY. Actinomyces hongkongensis sp. nov. a novel Actinomyces species isolated from a patient with pelvic actinomycosis. Syst Appl Microbiol 2003; 26:518-522.

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