ben.zo.a.ti.ly’ti.cus. N.L. masc. n.benzoas (gen. benzoatis), benzoate; Gr. masc. adj.lytikos, able to loose, able to dissolve; N.L. adj.lyticus -a -um, able to loose, able to dissolve; from Gr. adj.lytikos -ê -on, able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. masc. adj.benzoatilyticus, dissolving benzoate, named after its utilization of benzoate
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 56, part 9 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2725-2726.
validly published under the ICNP
The phylogenomic assignment score of this taxon is 0.20452 (N = 44).
The genome of the type strain was sequenced as part of the GEBA (Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea) project.Publication:
Mukherjee S, Seshadri R, Varghese NJ, Eloe-Fadrosh EA, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Goker M, Coates RC, Hadjithomas M, Pavlopoulos GA, Paez-Espino D, et al. 1,003 reference genomes of bacterial and archaeal isolates expand coverage of the tree of life. Nat Biotechnol 2017; 35:676-683.