bart.let’ti.i. N.L. gen. masc. n.bartlettii, of Bartlett, to honor John G. Bartlett, M.D. for his contributions to the role of intestinal flora in disease and to our knowledge of infectiuos diseases in general
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Clostridiumbartlettii 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 Clostridium.