Name DOI
Mees 1934 (Approved Lists 1980)
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Mees 1934 (Approved Lists 1980)
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = = =)
Proper Form
Pediococcus pentosaceus Mees 1934 (Approved Lists 1980)
Nomenclatural History
The species Pediococcus pentosaceus was originally described by Mees 1934. This name appeared on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names 1980.
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This information was last reviewed on May 24, 2019.


  1. Mees RH. "Dissertation: Onderzoekingen over de Biersarcina." Delft University of Technology, 1934, p. 1-110.
  2. Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.