Name: Mycobacteroides chelonae (Bergey et al. 1923) Gupta et al. 2018

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Mycobacterium chelonae corrig. Bergey et al. 1923 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: che.lo’nae Gr. n. khelone, a tortoise; N.L. gen. n. chelonae, of a tortoise

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 35752; CCUG 47445; CIP 104535; CM 6388; DSM 43804; JCM 6388; NCTC 946

16S rRNA gene: AF547909 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Gupta RS, Lo B, Son J. Phylogenomics and Comparative Genomic Studies Robustly Support Division of the Genus Mycobacterium into an Emended Genus Mycobacterium and Four Novel Genera. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:67.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 181. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1411-1417.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Mycobacterium chelonae corrig. Bergey et al. 1923 (Approved Lists 1980)

Parent taxon: Mycobacteroides Gupta et al. 2018

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Lo B, Son J. Phylogenomics and Comparative Genomic Studies Robustly Support Division of the Genus Mycobacterium into an Emended Genus Mycobacterium and Four Novel Genera. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:67.

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