Name DOI
Collins et al. 1987
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Collins et al. 1987
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
(Holzapfel and Gerber 1984) Collins et al. 1987
Proper Form
Carnobacterium Collins et al. 1987
Nomenclatural History
The genus Carnobacterium was originally proposed and validly published by 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.