Name DOI
Véron et al. 1959 (Approved Lists 1980)
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Véron et al. 1959 (Approved Lists 1980)
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = = =)
Proper Form
Neisseria mucosa Véron et al. 1959 (Approved Lists 1980)
Nomenclatural History
The species Neisseria mucosa was originally described by Véron et al. 1959. This name appeared on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names 1980.
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This information was last reviewed on February 18, 2009.


  1. Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.
  2. Véron M, Thibault P, Second L. Neisseria mucosa (Diplococcus mucosus Lingelsheim). I. Description bactériologique et étude du pouvoir pathogène. Ann Inst Pasteur (Paris) 1959; 97:497-510. [PubMed].