Name DOI
Chimetto et al. 2011
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Chimetto et al. 2011
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Vibrio communis Chimetto et al. 2011
Nomenclatural History
The species Vibrio communis was originally described and validly published by Chimetto et al. 2011. Cano-Gomez et al. established this name as a later heterotypic synonym of Cano-Gómez et al. 2010 in 2011.
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This information was last reviewed on May 5, 2016.


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