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Genus Anaerofustis

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).


 

Anaerofustis Finegold et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Anaerofustis stercorihominis Finegold et al. 2004.
Etymology: Gr. pref. an-, without; Gr. masc. n. aer, air; L. masc. n. fustis, stick; N.L. masc. n. Anaerofustis, stick living without air.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 98. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1005-1006.
Effective publication: FINEGOLD (S.M.), LAWSON (P.A.), VAISANEN (M.L.), MOLITORIS (D.R.), SONG (Y.), LIU (C.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Anaerofustis stercorihominis gen. nov., sp. nov., from human feces. Anaerobe, 2004, 10, 41-45.
Validation List no. 98 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Anaerofustis stercorihominis Finegold et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) WAL 14563 = ATCC BAA-858 = CCUG 47767.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ518871.
Etymology: L. neut. n. stercus -oris, dung, excrements, ordure; L. gen. n. hominis, of human; N.L. gen. n. stercorihominis, of human feces.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 98. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1005-1006.
Effective publication: FINEGOLD (S.M.), LAWSON (P.A.), VAISANEN (M.L.), MOLITORIS (D.R.), SONG (Y.), LIU (C.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Anaerofustis stercorihominis gen. nov., sp. nov., from human feces. Anaerobe, 2004, 10, 41-45.
Validation List no. 98 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the etymology provided by Finegold et al. 2004, the L. n. stercus is erroneously cited as stercor.

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