Species Mycobacterium paraffinicum

Name: Mycobacterium paraffinicum (ex Davis et al. 1956) Toney et al. 2010

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov., nom. rev.

Etymology: N.L. neut. n. paraffinum, paraffin; Gr. neut. adj. suff. -icum, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. neut. adj. paraffinicum, pertaining to paraffin

Gender: neuter

Type strain: ATCC 12670; DSM 44181; NCIMB 10420

16S rRNA gene: X88925 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Toney N, Adekambi T, Toney S, Yakrus M, Butler WR. Revival and emended description of 'Mycobacterium paraffinicum' Davis, Chase and Raymond 1956 as Mycobacterium paraffinicum sp. nov., nom. rev. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2307-2313.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 60, part 10 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:4-5.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

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

Assigned by: Toney N, Adekambi T, Toney S, Yakrus M, Butler WR. Revival and emended description of 'Mycobacterium paraffinicum' Davis, Chase and Raymond 1956 as Mycobacterium paraffinicum sp. nov., nom. rev. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2307-2313.

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