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Genus Cellulosilyticum

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Cellulosilyticum Cai and Dong 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Cellulosilyticum ruminicola Cai and Dong 2010.
Etymology: N.L. n. cellulosum, cellulose; N.L. neut. adj. lyticum (from Gr. neut. adj. lutikon), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. neut. n. Cellulosilyticum, a bacterium able to dissolve cellulose.
Valid publication: CAI (S.) and DONG (X.): Cellulosilyticum ruminicola gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the rumen of yak, and reclassification of Clostridium lentocellum as Cellulosilyticum lentocellum comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 845-849.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Cellulosilyticum lentocellum (Murray et al. 1987) Cai and Dong 2010, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RHM5 = ATCC 49066= DSM 5427 = NCIMB 11756.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X71851, CP002582 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Clostridium lentocellum Murray et al. 1987.
Etymology: L. adj. lentus, slow; N.L. n. cellulosum, cellulose; N.L. neut. adj. lentocellum, intended to mean slowly fermenting cellulose.
Valid publication: CAI (S.) and DONG (X.): Cellulosilyticum ruminicola gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the rumen of yak, and reclassification of Clostridium lentocellum as Cellulosilyticum lentocellum comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 845-849.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Cellulosilyticum ruminicola Cai and Dong 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) H1 = CGMCC 1.5065 = JCM 14822.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF382648.
Etymology: L. n. rumen -inis, the rumen; L. suff. -cola (from L. n. incola), inhabitant, dweller; N.L. n. ruminicola, rumen dweller.
Valid publication: CAI (S.) and DONG (X.): Cellulosilyticum ruminicola gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the rumen of yak, and reclassification of Clostridium lentocellum as Cellulosilyticum lentocellum comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 845-849.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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