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Genus Clostridioides

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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").

 

Clostridioides Lawson et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Clostridioides difficile Lawson et al. 2016.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Clostridium, a bacterial genus; L. suff. -oides (from Gr. suff. -eides, from Gr. n. eidos, that which is seen, form, shape, figure), resembling, similar; N.L. neut. n. Clostridioides, organism similar to Clostridium.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 171. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 3761-3764.
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Effective publication: Lawson, P. A., Citron, D. M., Tyrrell, K. L. and Finegold, S. M. 2016. Reclassification of Clostridium difficile as Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prévot 1938. Anaerobe 40, 95-99.
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Clostridioides difficile Lawson et al. 2016, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 9689=DSM 1296)|.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB075770.
Basonym: ¤ Clostridium difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prévot 1938.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. difficile, difficult (referring to “the unusual difficulty that was encountered in its isolation and study”).
Source: Clinical.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 171. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 3761-3764.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Lawson, P. A., Citron, D. M., Tyrrell, K. L. and Finegold, S. M. 2016. Reclassification of Clostridium difficile as Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prévot 1938. Anaerobe 40, 95-99.
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Clostridioides mangenotii Lawson et al. 2016, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 25761=DSM 1289.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FR733662.
Basonym: ¤ Clostridium mangenotii Prévot and Zimmès-Chaverou 1947, McClung and McCoy 1957.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. mangenotii, pertaining to Professor G. Mangenot, Italian bacteriologist.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 171. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 3761-3764.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Lawson, P. A., Citron, D. M., Tyrrell, K. L. and Finegold, S. M. 2016. Reclassification of Clostridium difficile as Clostridioides difficile (Hall and O'Toole 1935) Prévot 1938. Anaerobe 40, 95-99.
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