Species Mycobacterium austroafricanum

Name: Mycobacterium austroafricanum Tsukamura et al. 1983

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: aus.tra’lis aus.tro.a.fri.ca’num L. masc./fem. adj. australis, southern; N.L. adj. africanus -a -um, pertaining to Africa; N.L. neut. adj. austroafricanum, of or pertaining to South Africa, the source of the isolates

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 33464; CCUG 37667; CIP 105395; DSM 44191; E9789-SA12441; HAMBI 2271; JCM 6369; SA12441

16S rRNA gene: AF547897 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Tsukamura M, Van Der Meulen HJ, Grabow WOK. Numerical taxonomy of rapidly growing, scotochromogenic mycobacteria of the Mycobacterium parafortuitum complex: Mycobacterium austroafricanum sp. nov. and Mycobacterium diernhoferi sp. nov., nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1983; 33:460-469.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

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

Assigned by: Tsukamura M, Van Der Meulen HJ, Grabow WOK. Numerical taxonomy of rapidly growing, scotochromogenic mycobacteria of the Mycobacterium parafortuitum complex: Mycobacterium austroafricanum sp. nov. and Mycobacterium diernhoferi sp. nov., nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1983; 33:460-469.

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