Name DOI
Hiu et al. 1984
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Hiu et al. 1984
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Lactobacillus piscicola Hiu et al. 1984
Nomenclatural History
The species Lactobacillus piscicola was originally described and validly published by Hiu et al. 1984. Collins et al. established this name as an earlier heterotypic synonym of Shaw and Harding 1986 in 1987. In 1987, Collins et al. established as the basonym of (Hiu et al. 1984) Collins et al. 1987 .
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  1. Collins MD, Farrow JAE, Phillips BA, Ferusu S, Jones D. Classification of Lactobacillus divergens, Lactobacillus piscicola, and some catalase-negative asporogenous, rod-shaped bacteria from poultry in a new genus, Carnobacterium. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1987; 37:310-316.
  2. Hiu SF, Holt RA, Sriranganathan N, Seidler RJ, Fryer JL. Lactobacillus piscicola, a new species from salmonid fish. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1984; 34:393-400.