Name: Mycolicibacter algericus (Sahraoui et al. 2011) Gupta et al. 2018

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Mycobacterium algericum Sahraoui et al. 2011

Etymology: al.ge’ri.cus N.L. masc. adj. algericus, of or pertaining to Algeria, the country where the strain was first isolated

Type strains: Bejaia; CIP 110121; DSM 45454; TBE 500028/10

16S rRNA gene: GU564404 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 algericum Sahraoui et al. 2011

Parent taxon: Mycolicibacter 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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