Name DOI
Nakagawa and Takahashi 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Nakagawa and Takahashi 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Nitrosomonas stercoris Nakagawa and Takahashi 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Nitrosomonas stercoris was originally described by Nakagawa and Takahashi 2015. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 173 in 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on December 5, 2016.


  1. Oren A, Garrity G. Validation List No. 173. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1-3. [PubMed].
  2. Nakagawa T, Takahashi R. Nitrosomonas stercoris sp. nov., a Chemoautotrophic Ammonia-Oxidizing Bacterium Tolerant of High Ammonium Isolated from Composted Cattle Manure. Microbes Environ. 2015; 30:221-227. [PubMed].