Name:Clostridiumcoccoides Kaneuchi et al. 1976 (Approved Lists 1980)
Proposed as: sp. nov.
coc.co’i.des. N.L. masc. n.coccus, coccus; from Gr. masc. n.kokkos, grain, seed; L. adj. suff.-oides, ressembling, similar; from Gr. neut. adj. suff.-eides, resembling, similar; from Gr. neut. n.eîdos, that which is seen, form, shape, figure; N.L. adj.coccoides, berry-shaped
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Clostridiumcoccoides is the correct name instead 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.