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validly published under the ICNP
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Vandamme and Coenye (2004), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of Cupriavidusnecator Makkar and Casida 1987 but this is in conflict with the rules of the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes.Publication:
Vandamme P, Coenye T. Taxonomy of the genus Cupriavidus: a tale of lost and found. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:2285-2289.
Alcaligeneseutrophus 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 Alcaligenes.