homotypic synonym, not validly published, basonym of name in Approved Lists
Chamkha et al. 2001
Chamkha M, Bharat BKC, Garcia J-L, Labat M. Isolation of Clostridium bifermentans from oil mill wastewaters converting cinnamic acid to 3-phenylpropionic acid and emendation of the species. Anaerobe 2001; 7:189-197.
Euzeby JP. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 1. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:7-8.
Clostridiumbifermentans 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.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "ht".