Thacker WL, Benson RF, Staneck JL, Vincent SR, Mayberry WR, Brenner DJ, Wilkinson HW. Legionella cincinnatiensis sp. nov. isolated from a patient with pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol 1988; 26:418-420.
Anonymous. Validation list no. 29. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1989; 39:205-206.
validly published under the ICNP
According to Bartlett et al. (2022), this species is an established human pathogen.Publication:
Bartlett A, Padfield D, Lear L, Bendall R, Vos M. A comprehensive list of bacterial pathogens infecting humans. Microbiology 2022; 168:0.