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validly published under the ICNP
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Mycoplasmapneumoniae is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Mycoplasma.