Name DOI
Lee et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Lee et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Spirosoma montaniterrae Lee et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Spirosoma montaniterrae was originally described by Lee et al. 2015. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 175 in 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on March 31, 2017.


  1. Lee J-J, Kang M-S, Joo ES, Kim MK, Im W-T, Jung H-Y, Srinivasan S. Spirosoma montaniterrae sp. nov., an ultraviolet and gamma radiation-resistant bacterium isolated from mountain soil. J Microbiol 2015; 53:429–434. [PubMed].
  2. Oren A, Garrity G. Validation List No. 175. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1095-1098.