Species Rhodococcus coprophilus

Name: Rhodococcus coprophilus Rowbotham and Cross 1979 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: co.pro’phi.lus Gr. n. kopros, dung, faeces; N.L. adj. philus -a -um, friend, loving; from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on, loving; N.L. masc. adj. coprophilus, dung loving

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 29080; CIP 104178; CUB 687; DSM 43347; IEGM 600; JCM 3200; LMG 5357; NBRC 100603; NCIB 11211; NCIMB 11211; NCTC 10994; NRRL B-16537; VKM Ac-571

16S rRNA gene: X81928 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Rowbotham TJ, Cross T. ROWBOTHAM (T.J.) and CROSS (T.): Ecology of Rhodococcus coprophilus sp. nov.: an aerobic nocardioform actinomycete belonging to the "rhodochrous" complex. Journal of General Microbiology 1977; 100:123-138.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Rhodococcus Zopf 1891 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Rowbotham TJ, Cross T. ROWBOTHAM (T.J.) and CROSS (T.): Ecology of Rhodococcus coprophilus sp. nov.: an aerobic nocardioform actinomycete belonging to the "rhodochrous" complex. Journal of General Microbiology 1977; 100:123-138.

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Record number: 780445