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Genus Lachnobacterium

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).


 

Lachnobacterium Whitford et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Lachnobacterium bovis Whitford et al. 2001.
Etymology: Gr. n. lachnos, wool; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Lachnobacterium, woolly rod, after its colonial morphology on agar.
Valid publication: WHITFORD (M.F.), YANKE (L.J.), FORSTER (R.J.) and TEATHER (R.M.): Lachnobacterium bovis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from the rumen and faeces of cattle. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 1977-1981.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lachnobacterium bovis Whitford et al. 2001, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YZ 87 = ATCC BAA-151 = DSM 14045 = LRC 5382.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF298663.
Etymology: L. n. bos, cow; L. gen. n. bovis, of a cow.
Valid publication: WHITFORD (M.F.), YANKE (L.J.), FORSTER (R.J.) and TEATHER (R.M.): Lachnobacterium bovis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from the rumen and faeces of cattle. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 1977-1981.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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