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Genus Parascardovia

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).


 

Parascardovia Jian and Dong 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Parascardovia denticolens (Crociani et al. 1996) Jian and Dong 2002.
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. fem. n. Scardovia, a bacterial generic name; N.L. fem. n. Parascardovia, resembling Scardovia.
Valid publication: JIAN (W.) and DONG (X.): Transfer of Bifidobacterium inopinatum and Bifidobacterium denticolens to Scardovia inopinata gen. nov., comb. nov., and Parascardovia denticolens gen. nov., comb. nov., respectively. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 809-812.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Parascardovia denticolens (Crociani et al. 1996) Jian and Dong 2002, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B3028 = AS 1.2280 = CCUG 35728 = CCUG 36886 = DSM 10105 = JCM 12538 = NCTC 12936.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D89331.
Basonym: ¤ Bifidobacterium denticolens Crociani et al. 1996.
Etymology: L. n. dens dentis, tooth; L. v. colere, to dwell; L. part. adj. colens, dwelling; N.L. part. adj. denticolens, tooth-dwelling.
Valid publication: JIAN (W.) and DONG (X.): Transfer of Bifidobacterium inopinatum and Bifidobacterium denticolens to Scardovia inopinata gen. nov., comb. nov., and Parascardovia denticolens gen. nov., comb. nov., respectively. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 809-812.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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