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Genus Allisonella

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Allisonella Garner et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Allisonella histaminiformans Garner et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Allisonella, named after the American microbiologist Milton J. Allison, a prominent rumen microbiologist who isolated Oxalobacter formigenes, a ruminal bacterium that decarboxylates oxalate.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 90. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 373.
Effective publication: GARNER (M.R.), FLINT (J.F.) and RUSSELL (J.B.): Allisonella histaminiformans gen. nov., sp. nov. A novel bacterium that produces histamine, utilizes histidine as its sole energy source, and could play a role in bovine and equine laminitis. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2002, 25, 498-506.
Validation List no. 90 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Allisonella histaminiformans Garner et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MR2 = ATCC BAA-610 = CCUG 48567 = DSM 15230.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF548373.
Etymology: N.L. n. histaminum, histamine; L. part. adj. formans, forming; N.L. part. adj. histaminiformans, histamine forming.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 90. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 373.
Effective publication: GARNER (M.R.), FLINT (J.F.) and RUSSELL (J.B.): Allisonella histaminiformans gen. nov., sp. nov. A novel bacterium that produces histamine, utilizes histidine as its sole energy source, and could play a role in bovine and equine laminitis. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2002, 25, 498-506.
Validation List no. 90 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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