Name: Prevotella bivia (Holdeman and Johnson 1977) Shah and Collins 1990

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Bacteroides bivius Holdeman and Johnson 1977 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: L. fem. adj. bivia, having two ways or passages, pertaining to the saccharolytic and proteolytic activities of the species

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 29303; CCUG 9557; CIP 105105; DSM 20514; JCM 6331; LMG 6452; NCTC 11156; VPI 6822

16S rRNA gene: AB547673 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1990; 40:205-208.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Prevotella Shah and Collins 1990

Assigned by: Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1990; 40:205-208.

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