Species Mycobacterium riyadhense

Name: Mycobacterium riyadhense van Ingen et al. 2009

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. riyadhense, pertaining to Riyadh, capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and origin of the patient from whom the type strain was isolated

Gender: neuter

Type strains: CIP 109808; DSM 45176; NLA000201958

16S rRNA gene: EU274642 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: van Ingen J, Al-Hajoj SA, Boeree M, Al-Rabiah F, Enaimi M, de Zwaan R, Tortoli E, Dekhuijzen R, van Soolingen D. Mycobacterium riyadhense sp. nov., a non-tuberculous species identified as Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex by a commercial line-probe assay. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:1049-1053.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 59, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:1853-1855.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

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

Assigned by: van Ingen J, Al-Hajoj SA, Boeree M, Al-Rabiah F, Enaimi M, de Zwaan R, Tortoli E, Dekhuijzen R, van Soolingen D. Mycobacterium riyadhense sp. nov., a non-tuberculous species identified as Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex by a commercial line-probe assay. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:1049-1053.

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