Name:Clostridiumxylanolyticum Rogers and Baecker 1991
Proposed as: sp. nov.
xy.la.no.ly’ti.cum. N.L. neut. adj.xylanum, xylan; N.L. neut. adj.lyticum, able to loose, able to dissole; from Gr. neut. adj.lytikon, able to loose, dissolving; N.L. neut. adj.xylanolyticum, xylan-dissolving
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Chamkha et al. 2001
Chamkha M, Garcia JL, Labat M. Metabolism of cinnamic acids by some Clostridiales and emendation of the descriptions of Clostridium aerotolerans, Clostridium celerecrescens and Clostridium xylanolyticum. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:2105-2111.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:5-6.
Clostridiumxylanolyticum 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.