Family Acidaminococcaceae

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Acidaminococcaceae Marchandin et al. 2010, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Acidaminococcus Rogosa 1969 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Acidaminococcus, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Acidaminococcaceae, the Acidaminococcus family.
Valid publication: MARCHANDIN (H.), TEYSSIER (C.), CAMPOS (J.), JEAN-PIERRE (H.), ROGER (F.), GAY (B.), CARLIER (J.P.) and JUMAS-BILAK (E.): Negativicoccus succinicivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from human clinical samples, emended description of the family Veillonellaceae and description of Negativicutes classis nov., Selenomonadales ord. nov. and Acidaminococcaceae fam. nov. in the bacterial phylum Firmicutes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1271-1279.
Original article in IJSEM Online