Name DOI
Kawamura et al. 1995
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Kawamura et al. 1995
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
(Bouvet et al. 1989) Kawamura et al. 1995
Proper Form
Abiotrophia Kawamura et al. 1995
Nomenclatural History
The genus Abiotrophia was originally proposed and validly published by Kawamura et al. 1995.
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  1. Kawamura Y, Hou XG, Sultana F, Liu S, Yamamoto H, Ezaki T. Transfer of Streptococcus adjacens and Streptococcus defectivus to Abiotrophia gen. nov. as Abiotrophia adiacens comb. nov. and Abiotrophia defectiva comb. nov., respectively. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:798-803. [PubMed].