zo.o.gle.o.for.mans. Gr. masc. adj.zôos, alive, living; Gr. masc. n.gloios, any glutinous substance, gum, glue; N.L. fem. n. zoogleoea, inhabitant of glue, zoogloea; L. pres. part.formans, forming; N.L. part. adj.zoogleoformans, forming zoogloea (pertaining to the glutinous mass produced in broth cultures)
Capsulariszoogleoformans is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Capsularis.
The original spelling, Capsularis zoogleiformans (sic), has been corrected by Cato et al. 1982.Publication:
Cato EP, Kelley RW, Moore WEC, Holdeman LV. Bacteroides zoogleoformans (Weinberg, Nativelle, and Prévot 1937) corrig. comb. nov.: emended description. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1982; 32:271-274.