Name: Leuconostoc citreum Farrow et al. 1989

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: cit’re.um L. neut. adj. citreum, lemon colored

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 49370; CCUG 30060; CIP 103315; DSM 5577; JCM 9698; LMG 9849; NCFB 1837; NCIMB 13121

16S rRNA gene: AF111948 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Farrow JAE, Facklam RR, Collins MD. Nucleic acid homologies of some vancomycin-resistant leuconostocs and description of Leuconostoc citreum sp. nov. and Leuconostoc pseudomesenteroides sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1989; 39:279-283.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Leuconostoc van Tieghem 1878 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Farrow JAE, Facklam RR, Collins MD. Nucleic acid homologies of some vancomycin-resistant leuconostocs and description of Leuconostoc citreum sp. nov. and Leuconostoc pseudomesenteroides sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1989; 39:279-283.

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