ad.e.car.bo.xy.la.ta. Gr. pref.a-, not (inseparable prefix); N.L. n. decarboxylum, removal of a molecule of carbon dioxide from an organic compound; from French n. decarboxyl; from French n. carboxyl; N.L. fem. adj.adecarboxylata, without decarboxylase activity, because it has negative reactions in lysine decarboxylase, ornithine decarboxylase and arginine dihydrolase, i.e., “triple decarboxylase negative”
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Escherichiaadecarboxylata 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 Escherichia.
Escherichia adecarboxylata Leclerc 1962 was previously known as CDC Enteric Group 41.Publication:
Palleroni NJ. Genus I. Pseudomonas Migula 1894, 237 AL (Nom. Cons., Opin. 5 of the Jud. Comm. 1952, 121). In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part B (The Gammaproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 323-379.