Name DOI
Maruo et al. 2008
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Maruo et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Adlercreutzia equolifaciens Maruo et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The species Adlercreutzia equolifaciens was originally described and validly published by Maruo et al. 2008. In 2018, Nouioui et al. reduced this species to the rank of subspecies to form (Maruo et al. 2008) Nouioui et al. 2018 emend. Stoll et al. 2021 .
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This information was last reviewed on September 18, 2018.


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  2. Maruo T, Sakamoto M, Ito C, Toda T, Benno Y. Adlercreutzia equolifaciens gen. nov., sp. nov., an equol-producing bacterium isolated from human faeces, and emended description of the genus Eggerthella. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1221-1227. [PubMed].