"Raoultibacter massiliensis" gen. nov., sp. nov., a new bacterium isolated from the human gut of a Saudi Bedouin

New Microbes New Infect. 2016 Jul 5;14:1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2016.06.013. eCollection 2016 Nov.

Abstract

We propose the description of a new bacterial genus and new bacterial species, "Raoultibacter massiliensis," isolated from a faecal specimen of a 19-year-old healthy Saudi Bedouin.

Keywords: Culturomics; emerging bacteria; human gut microbiota; taxonomy; “Raoultibacter massiliensis”.