Name DOI
Vasireddy et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Vasireddy et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Mycobacterium virginiense Vasireddy et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Mycobacterium virginiense was originally described by Vasireddy et al. 2017. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 175 in 2017. In 2018, Gupta et al. established as the basonym of (Vasireddy et al. 2017) Gupta et al. 2018 .
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This information was last reviewed on April 3, 2018.


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