plan.ti.co.la. L. fem. n.planta, any vegetable production that serves to propagate the species, a young plant, a plant; L. masc./fem. n. suff.-cola, dweller; from L. masc./fem. n.incola, dweller; N.L. masc./fem. n.planticola, plant-dweller
Bagley ST, Seidler RJ, Brenner DJ. Klebsiella planticola sp. nov.: a new species of Enterobacteriaceae found primarily in nonclinical environments. Curr. Microbiol. 1981; 6:105-109.
Anonymous. Validation list no. 8. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1982; 32:266-268.
validly published under the ICNP
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Gavini et al. (1986), this species is an earlier heterotypic synonym of Klebsiellatrevisanii Ferragut et al. 1983.Publication:
Gavini F, Izard D, Grimont PAD, Beji A, Ageron E, Leclerc H. Priority of Klebsiella planticola Bagley, Seidler, and Brenner 1982 over Klebsiella trevisanii Ferragut, Izard, Gavini, Kersters, De Ley, and Leclerc 1983. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1986; 36:486-488.
Klebsiellaplanticola 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 Klebsiella.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 1, note = "ht".