Species Bacteroides hypermegas

Name: Bacteroides hypermegas Harrison and Hansen 1963 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: Gr. pref. huper, very, excessive; Gr. adj. megas, great, big; N.L. masc. adj. hypermegas, excessively great, referring to the large cells

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 25560; CCUG 5856; DSM 1672; LMG 3890; NCTC 10570

16S rRNA gene: AJ420107 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Harrison Jr. AP, Hansen PA. Bacteroides hypermegas nov. spec. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Journal of Microbiology and Serology 1963; 29:22-28.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Megamonas hypermegale corrig. (Harrison and Hansen 1963) Shah and Collins 1983

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Bacteroides Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Harrison Jr. AP, Hansen PA. Bacteroides hypermegas nov. spec. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Journal of Microbiology and Serology 1963; 29:22-28.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/species/bacteroides-hypermegasLink copied to clipboard

Record number: 773950