Species Mycolicibacterium mucogenicum

Name: Mycolicibacterium mucogenicum (Springer et al. 1995) Gupta et al. 2018

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Mycobacterium mucogenicum Springer et al. 1995

Etymology: mu.co.ge’ni.cum L. masc. n. mucus, mucus; Gr. v. gennaô, to produce; Gr. neut. adj. suff. -icum, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. neut. adj. mucogenicum, intended to mean producing mucus, referring to the highly mucoid character of most strains on solid agar

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 49650; DSM 44625; MO76

16S rRNA gene: AF480586 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 mucogenicum Springer et al. 1995

Parent taxon: Mycolicibacterium 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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