Species Clostridium mayombei

Name: Clostridium mayombei Kane et al. 1992

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: may.omb’e.i N.L. gen. masc. n. mayombei, pertaining to the M a y o m b e tropical rainforest, People’s Republic of Congo, which is h o m e to the termite (Cubitermes speciosus) f r o m whose gut this bacterium was isolated

Gender: neuter

Type strain: ATCC 51428; DSM 6539; SFC-5

16S rRNA gene: FR733682 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Kane MD, Brauman A, Breznak JA. Clostridium mayombei sp. nov., an H2/CO2 acetogenic bacterium from the gut of the African soil-feeding termite, Cubitermes speciosus. Arch. Microbiol. 1991; 156:99-104.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 40. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1992; 42:191-192.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Terrisporobacter mayombei (Kane et al. 1992) Gerritsen et al. 2014

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Clostridium Prazmowski 1880 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Kane MD, Brauman A, Breznak JA. Clostridium mayombei sp. nov., an H2/CO2 acetogenic bacterium from the gut of the African soil-feeding termite, Cubitermes speciosus. Arch. Microbiol. 1991; 156:99-104.

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