Genus Muribaculum

Name: Muribaculum Lagkouvardos et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc./fem. n. mus, muris, mouse; L. neut. n. baculum, rod, stick; N.L. neut. n. Muribaculum, rod-shaped bacterium from a mouse

Type species: Muribaculum intestinale Lagkouvardos et al. 2016

Effective publication: Lagkouvardos I, Pukall R, Abt B, Foesel BU, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Kumar N, Bresciani A, Martinez I, Just S, Ziegler C, et al. The Mouse Intestinal Bacterial Collection (miBC) provides host-specific insight into cultured diversity and functional potential of the gut microbiota. Nat Microbiol 2016; 1:16131.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 172. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:4299-4305.

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: Muribaculaceae Lagkouvardos et al. 2019

Assigned by: Lagkouvardos I, Lesker TR, Hitch TCA, Galvez EJC, Smit N, Neuhaus K, Wang J, Baines JF, Abt B, Stecher B, et al. Sequence and cultivation study of Muribaculaceae reveals novel species, host preference, and functional potential of this yet undescribed family. Microbiome 2019; 7:28.

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