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validly published under the ICNP
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Bernard K, Pacheco AL, Cunningham I, Gill N, Burdz T, Wiebe D. Emendation of the description of the species Corynebacterium propinquum to include strains which produce urease. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:2146-2154.
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The genome of the type strain was sequenced as part of the GEBA (Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea) project.Publication:
Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.
Corynebacterium propinquum Riegel et al. 1994 was previously known as CDC coryneform group ANF-3.