Peptostreptococcaceae

Peptostreptococcus sp., from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Belongs within: Clostridium.

The Peptostreptococcaceae are Gram-positive bacteria, many of which inhabit the digestive tracts of animals.

<==Peptostreptococcaceae
    |--FilifactorGH01
    |--Fusibacter paucivoransGH01, PH03
    `--Peptostreptococcus Kluybver & van Niel 1936AL IJSEM10
         |  i. s.: P. anaerobiusALS95
         |         P. elsdeniiSJ92
         |         P. indolicusS92
         |--+--P. asaccharolyticusBW02
         |  `--P. lacrimalisBW02
         `--+--P. hydrogenalisBW02
            `--P. tetradiusBW02

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[ALS95] Amann, R. I., W. Ludwig & K.-H. Schleifer. 1995. Phylogenetic identification and in situ detection of individual microbial cells without cultivation. Microbiological Reviews 59 (1): 143–169.

[BW02] Breitenstein, A., J. Wiegel, C. Haertig, N. Weiss, J. R. Andreesen & U. Lechner. 2002. Reclassification of Clostridium hydroxybenzoicum as Sedimentibacter hydroxybenzoicus gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Sedimentibacter saalensis sp. nov. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 52: 801–807.

[GH01] Garrity, G. M., & J. G. Holt. 2001. The road map to the Manual. In: Boone, D. R., R. W. Castenholz & G. M. Garrity (eds) Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology 2nd ed. vol. 1. The Archaea and the Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria pp. 119–166. Springer.

[IJSEM10] IJSEM. 2010. Validation list no. 132. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 60: 469–472.

[PH03] Pikuta, E. V., R. B. Hoover, A. K. Bej, D. Marsic, E. N. Detkova, W. B. Whitman & P. Krader. 2003. Tindallia californiensis sp. nov., a new anaerobic haloalkaliphilic, spore-forming acetogen isolated from Mono Lake in California. Extremophiles 7: 327-334.

[S92] Schaal, K. P. 1992. The genera Actinomyces, Arcanobacterium, and Rothia. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 850–905. Springer-Verlag: New York.

[SJ92] Schlegel, H. G., & H. W. Jannasch. 1992. Prokaryotes and their habitats. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 75–125. Springer-Verlag: New York.

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