On neotypes and nomina nova: Commentary on "comparative analysis of Faecalibacterium prausnitzii genomes shows a high level of genome plasticity and warrants separation into new species-level taxa", by C.B. Fitzgerald et al. (BMC Genomics (2018) 19:931)

Aharon Oren*, George M. Garrity

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Original languageAmerican English
Article number335
JournalBMC Genomics
Issue number1
StatePublished - 30 Apr 2020


  • Faecalibacterium moorei
  • Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
  • International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes
  • Neotype strains
  • Nomina nova

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