Species Clostridium herbivorans

Name: Clostridium herbivorans Varel et al. 1995

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: L. fem. n. herba, grass, herb, a green plant; L. v. vorare, to devour; N.L. part. adj. herbivorans, devouring plants

Gender: neuter

Type strain: 54408; ATCC 49925; CIP 104610; DSM 14428

16S rRNA gene: L34418 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Varel VH, Tanner RS, Woese CR. Clostridium herbivorans sp. nov., a cellulolytic anaerobe from the pig intestine. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:490-494.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 45, part 3 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:881.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Clostridium Prazmowski 1880 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Varel VH, Tanner RS, Woese CR. Clostridium herbivorans sp. nov., a cellulolytic anaerobe from the pig intestine. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:490-494.

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