Name DOI
(Lewin 1974) Hahnke et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
(Lewin 1974) Hahnke et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Garritya polymorpha (Lewin 1974) Hahnke et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Garritya polymorpha was originally described by Hahnke et al. 2016. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 175 in 2017. Hahnke et al. formed this name in 2016 by placing the species Lewin 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) into the genus Hahnke et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on March 31, 2017.


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  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.