Name:Neisseriaelongata subsp. nitroreducens Grant et al. 1991
Proposed as: subsp. nov.
ni.tro.re.du’cens. N.L. masc. n.nitras (gen. nitratis), nitrate; N.L. pref.nitro-, pertaining to nitrate; L. pres. part.reducens, leading back, bringing back and in chemistry converting to a different oxidation state; N.L. part. adj.nitroreducens, nitrate reducing
Grant PE, Brenner DJ, Steigerwalt AG, Hollis DG, Weaver RE. Neisseria elongata subsp. nitroreducens subsp. nov., formerly CDC group M-6, a gram-negative bacterium associated with endocarditis. J Clin Microbiol 1990; 28:2591-2596.
Anonymous. Validation list no. 39. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:580-581.
validly published under the ICNP
Neisseria elongata subsp. nitroreducens Grant et al. 1991 was previously known as CDC group M-6.Publication:
Euzeby JP. List of Bacterial Names with Standing in Nomenclature: a folder available on the Internet. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:590-592.