Name: Eggerthella hongkongensis Lau et al. 2006

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: hong.kong.en’sis. N.L. masc./fem. adj. hongkongensis, pertaining to Hong Kong, the city where the bacterium was discovered

Gender: feminine

Type strain: CCUG 49250; DSM 16106; HKU 10; JCM 14552; LMG 22124

16S rRNA gene: AY288517 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Lau SK, Woo PC, Woo GK, Fung AM, Wong MK, Chan KM, Tam DM, Yuen KY. Eggerthella hongkongensis sp. nov. and eggerthella sinensis sp. nov., two novel Eggerthella species, account for half of the cases of Eggerthella bacteremia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2004; 49:255-263.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 111. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2025-2027.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Paraeggerthella hongkongensis (Lau et al. 2006) Würdemann et al. 2009

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Eggerthella Kageyama et al. 1999

Assigned by: Lau SK, Woo PC, Woo GK, Fung AM, Wong MK, Chan KM, Tam DM, Yuen KY. Eggerthella hongkongensis sp. nov. and eggerthella sinensis sp. nov., two novel Eggerthella species, account for half of the cases of Eggerthella bacteremia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2004; 49:255-263.

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