Name:Parabacteroidesjohnsonii Sakamoto et al. 2007
Proposed as: sp. nov.
john.so’ni.i. N.L. gen. masc. n.johnsonii, of Johnson, named after the American molecular taxonomist John L. Johnson, who was the first to describe Bacteroides merdae (Parabacteroides merdae)
Sakamoto M, Kitahara M, Benno Y. Parabacteroides johnsonii sp. nov., isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:293-296.
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 57, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:898-899.
validly published under the ICNP
Hahnke et al. 2016
Hahnke RL, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Garcia-Lopez M, Mukherjee S, Huntemann M, Ivanova NN, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Klenk HP, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2016; 7:2003.
Oren A, Garrity GM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 26. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:2081-2086.
The phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by García-López et al. (2019).Publication:
Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Hahnke RL, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000 Type-Strain Genomes Improves Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2019; 10:2083.