heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to De Graef et al. (2003), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of Enterococcusvillorum Vancanneyt et al. 2001.Publication:
De Graef EM, Devriese LA, Vancanneyt M, Baele M, Collins MD, Lefebvre K, Swings J, Haesebrouck F. Description of Enterococcus canis sp. nov. from dogs and reclassification of Enterococcus porcinus Teixeira et al. 2001 as a junior synonym of Enterococcus villorum Vancanneyt et al 2001. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:1069-1074.
Enterococcusporcinus 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 Enterococcus.
The phylogenomic assignment score of this taxon is 0.06322 (N = 2).
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "t".