Name DOI
Allison et al. 1985
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Allison et al. 1985
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Allison et al. 1985
Proper Form
Oxalobacter Allison et al. 1985
Nomenclatural History
The genus Oxalobacter was originally proposed by Allison et al. 1985. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 18 in 1985.
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  1. List Editor. Validation List no. 18. Validation of the publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:375-376.
  2. Allison MJ, Dawson KA, Mayberry WR, Foss JG. Oxalobacter formigenes gen. nov., sp. nov.: oxalate-degrading anaerobes that inhabit the gastrointestinal tract. Arch Microbiol 1985; 141:1-7. [PubMed].