Name DOI
Back et al. 2000
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Back et al. 2000
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Lactobacillus perolens Back et al. 2000
Nomenclatural History
The species Lactobacillus perolens was originally described by Back et al. 1999. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 72 in 2000. In 2020, Zheng et al. established as the basonym of (Back et al. 2000) Zheng et al. 2020 .
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This information was last reviewed on October 14, 2019.


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  3. List Editor. Validation List no. 72. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:3-4. [PubMed].