Name DOI
Kim et al. 2014
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Kim et al. 2014
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Acinetobacter apis Kim et al. 2014
Nomenclatural History
The species Acinetobacter apis was originally described by Kim et al. 2014. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 160 in 2014.
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This information was last reviewed on November 11, 2014.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 160. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3603-3606.
  2. Kim PS, Shin N-R, Kim JY, Yun J-H, Hyun D-W, Bae J-W. Acinetobacter apis sp. nov., Isolated from the Intestinal Tract of a Honey Bee, Apis mellifera. J Microbiol 2014; 52:639-645. [PubMed].