Name DOI
Whitehead et al. 2015
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Whitehead et al. 2015
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Whitehead et al. 2015
Proper Form
Savagea Whitehead et al. 2015
Nomenclatural History
The genus Savagea was originally proposed by Whitehead et al. 2015. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 165 in 2015.
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This information was last reviewed on November 30, 2015.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 165. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2777-2783. [PubMed].
  2. Whitehead TR, Johnson CN, Patel NB, Cotta MA, Moore ER, Lawson PA. Savagea faecisuis gen. nov., sp. nov., a tylosin- and tetracycline-resistant bacterium isolated from a swine-manure storage pit. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 108:151-161. [PubMed].