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Genus Paraeggerthella

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").

 

Paraeggerthella Würdemann et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Paraeggerthella hongkongensis (Lau et al. 2006) Würdemann et al. 2009.
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. fem. n. Eggerthella, a bacterial genus name; N.L. fem. n. Paraeggerthella, beside Eggerthella, named in recognition of the close relationship to the genus Eggerthella.
Valid publication: WÜRDEMANN (D.), TINDALL (B.J.), PUKALL (R.), LÜNSDORF (H.), STRÖMPL (C.), NAMUTH (T.), NAHRSTEDT (H.), WOS-OXLEY (M.), OTT (S.), SCHREIBER (S.), TIMMIS (K.N.) and OXLEY (A.P.A.): Gordonibacter pamelaeae gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the Coriobacteriaceae isolated from a patient with Crohn’s disease, and reclassification of Eggerthella hongkongensis Lau et al. 2006 as Paraeggerthella hongkongensis gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1405-1415.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Paraeggerthella hongkongensis (Lau et al. 2006) Würdemann et al. 2009, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HKU10 = CCUG 49250 = DSM 16106 = JCM 14552 = LMG 22124.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY288517.
Basonym: ¤ Eggerthella hongkongensis Lau et al. 2006.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. hongkongensis, pertaining to Hong Kong, the city where the bacterium was discovered.
Valid publication: WÜRDEMANN (D.), TINDALL (B.J.), PUKALL (R.), LÜNSDORF (H.), STRÖMPL (C.), NAMUTH (T.), NAHRSTEDT (H.), WOS-OXLEY (M.), OTT (S.), SCHREIBER (S.), TIMMIS (K.N.) and OXLEY (A.P.A.): Gordonibacter pamelaeae gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the Coriobacteriaceae isolated from a patient with Crohn’s disease, and reclassification of Eggerthella hongkongensis Lau et al. 2006 as Paraeggerthella hongkongensis gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1405-1415.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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