Lawson PA, Falsen E, Foster G, Eriksson E, Weiss N, Collins MD. Arcanobacterium pluranimalium sp. nov., isolated from porpoise and deer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:55-59.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:269.
According to Rules 27(3) and 30, this new species is not validly published, because the protologue of the effective publication makes reference to the deposit of the type strain in a single recognized culture collection. However, another recognized culture collection in a different country is cited in the abstract. According to the Judicial Opinion 81, Arcanobacterium pluranimalium Lawson et al. 2001 is to be considered to be validly published.Publication:
Euzeby JP, Tindall BJ. Status of strains that contravene Rules 27(3) and 30 of the Bacteriological Code. Request for an opinion. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:293-301.
The etymology of the specific epithet should be changed from L. adj. pluris (sic), many to L. comp. pl. plures, more, several, many.Publication:
Anonymous. Judicial Opinion No. 81. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1755-1763.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "t".