Species Corynebacterium aquatimens

Name: Corynebacterium aquatimens Aravena-Román et al. 2012

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: L. fem. n. aqua, water; L. part. adj. timens, being afraid; N.L. part. adj. aquatimens, being afraid of water, referring to the high hydrophobicity of the organism

Gender: neuter

Type strain: CCUG 61574; DSM 45632; IMMIB L-2475

16S rRNA gene: HE575405 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Aravena-Roman M, Sproer C, Siering C, Inglis T, Schumann P, Yassin AF. Corynebacterium aquatimens sp. nov., a lipophilic Corynebacterium isolated from blood cultures of a patient with bacteremia. Syst Appl Microbiol 2012; 35:380-384.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 148. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:2549-2554.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Corynebacterium Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Aravena-Roman M, Sproer C, Siering C, Inglis T, Schumann P, Yassin AF. Corynebacterium aquatimens sp. nov., a lipophilic Corynebacterium isolated from blood cultures of a patient with bacteremia. Syst Appl Microbiol 2012; 35:380-384.

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