Species "Peptoclostridium difficile"

Name: "Peptoclostridium difficile" (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Yutin and Galperin 2013

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: "Bacillus difficilis" Hall and O'Toole 1935

Etymology: dif.fi.ci’le. L. neut. adj. difficile, difficult, referring to difficulties in cultivating the type strain

Gender: neuter

Type strain: ATCC 9689; BCRC 10642; CCRC 10642; CCUG 4938; CGMCC 1.2184; CIP 104282; DSM 1296; JCM 1296; LMG 15861; NCIB 10666; NCIMB 10666; NCTC 11209

16S rRNA gene: AB548672 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Yutin N, Galperin MY. A genomic update on clostridial phylogeny: Gram-negative spore formers and other misplaced clostridia. Environ Microbiol 2013; 15:2631-2641.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym (and no standing)

Correct name: Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Lawson et al. 2016

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: "Peptoclostridium" Yutin and Galperin 2013

Assigned by: Yutin N, Galperin MY. A genomic update on clostridial phylogeny: Gram-negative spore formers and other misplaced clostridia. Environ Microbiol 2013; 15:2631-2641.

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Record number: 3210
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