ContributionReported bacteria in human stomach (sarcinae, i.e., Sarcina, Coccaceae).
ReferenceGarrison & Morton
NotesJohn Goodsir. Sarcina morrhuae was proposed in 1880 by Farlow as name for [colorless] organism on salt fish. May or may not have been related to [red] organism later named Halococcus. "Coccaceae" not in Bergey's Manual, but in Index Bergeyana,1966, where it is listed as a bacterial family erected by Zopf in 1883. Association of Sarcina and Coccaceae with Goodsir is evidently retrospective. Garrison 4th. says Goodsir discovered Sarcina ventriculi in 1865.
Pathogen ClassBacteria

Copyright © 2007- William C. Campbell.  All rights reserved.