homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Campylobactercinaedi 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 Campylobacter.
It is a strain of Campylobacter fennelliae (Helicobacter fennelliae) [2, 3].Publication:
Kuhnert P, Burnens AP, On SLW, Vandamme PAR. Misidentifying Helicobacter cinaedi. J. Clin. Microbiol. 2001; 39:2751-2752.
The strain ATCC 35683, designated as the type strain by Totten et al. 1985 , is not the type strain of Campylobacter cinaedi.Publication:
Totten PA, Fennell CL, Tenover FC, Wezenberg JM, Perine PL, Stamm WE, Holmes KK. Campylobacter cinaedi (sp. nov.) and Campylobacter fennelliae (sp. nov.): two new Campylobacter species associated with enteric disease in homosexual men. J Infect Dis 1985; 151:131-139.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "ht".