Name:Actinomyceshordeovulneris Buchanan et al. 1984
Proposed as: sp. nov.
Etymology:L. neut. n.hordeum, barley; L. neut. n.Hordeum, genus of grass; L. neut. n.vulnus (gen. vulneris), wound, injury; N.L. gen. neut. n.hordeovulneris, of (isolated from) injuries produced by awns of Hordeum
Buchanan AM, Scott JL, Gerencser MA, Beaman BL, Jang S, Biberstein EL. Actinomyces hordeovulneris sp. nov., an agent of canine actinomycosis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1984; 34:439-443.
validly published under the ICNP
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Actinomyceshordeovulneris is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Actinomyces.
The phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by Nouioui et al. (2018).Publication:
Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "t".