Name DOI
Roos et al. 2000
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Roos et al. 2000
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = = =)
Proper Form
Lactobacillus mucosae Roos et al. 2000
Nomenclatural History
The species Lactobacillus mucosae was originally described and validly published by Roos et al. 2000. In 2020, Zheng et al. established as the basonym of (Roos et al. 2000) Zheng et al. 2020 .
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Name Abstract for Lactobacillus mucosae Roos et al. 2000. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on October 14, 2019.


  1. Zheng J, Wittouck S, Salvetti E, Franz CMAP, Harris HMB, Mattarelli P, O'Toole PW, Pot B, Vandamme P, Walter J, Watanabe K, Wuyts S, Felis GE, Gänzle MG, Lebeer S. A taxonomic note on the genus Lactobacillus: Description of 23 novel genera, emended description of the genus Lactobacillus Beijerinck 1901, and union of Lactobacillaceae and Leuconostocaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:2782-2858. [PubMed].
  2. Roos S, Karner F, Axelsson L, Jonsson H. Lactobacillus mucosae sp. nov., a new species with in vitro mucus-binding activity isolated from pig intestine. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:251-258. [PubMed].