Name: Anaeromusa Baena et al. 1999

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ N.L. fem. n. Anaeromusa; Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. masc. n. aer, air; M.L. n. musa, a banana; N.L. fem. n. Anaeromusa, an anaerobic banana

Type species: Anaeromusa acidaminophila Baena et al. 1999

Valid publication: Baena S, Fardeau ML, Woo TH, Ollivier B, Labat M, Patel BK. Phylogenetic relationships of three amino-acid-utilizing anaerobes, Selenomonas acidaminovorans, 'Selenomonas acidaminophila' and Eubacterium acidaminophilum, as inferred from partial 16S rDNA nucleotide sequences and proposal of Thermanaerovibrio acidaminovorans gen. nov., comb. nov. and Anaeromusa acidaminophila gen. nov., comb. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:969-974.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Sporomusaceae Campbell et al. 2015

Assigned by: Campbell C, Adeolu M, Gupta RS. Genome-based taxonomic framework for the class Negativicutes: division of the class Negativicutes into the orders Selenomonadales emend., Acidaminococcales ord. nov. and Veillonellales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3203-3215.

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