Species Mycobacterium immunogenum

Name: Mycobacterium immunogenum Wilson et al. 2001

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: im.mu.no.ge’num N.L. neut. adj. immunogenum, eliciting an immune response

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 700505; BH29; DSM 45594; DSM 45595; MC 779

16S rRNA gene: HE654001 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Wilson RW, Steingrube VA, Bottger EC, Springer B, Brown-Elliott BA, Vincent V, Jost KCJ, Zhang Y, Garcia MJ, Chiu SH, et al. Mycobacterium immunogenum sp. nov., a novel species related to Mycobacterium abscessus and associated with clinical disease, pseudo-outbreaks and contaminated metalworking fluids: an international cooperative study on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1751-1764.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1947-1948.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

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

Assigned by: Wilson RW, Steingrube VA, Bottger EC, Springer B, Brown-Elliott BA, Vincent V, Jost KCJ, Zhang Y, Garcia MJ, Chiu SH, et al. Mycobacterium immunogenum sp. nov., a novel species related to Mycobacterium abscessus and associated with clinical disease, pseudo-outbreaks and contaminated metalworking fluids: an international cooperative study on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1751-1764.

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