Name:Pasteurellahaemolytica corrig. Newsom and Cross 1932 (Approved Lists 1980)
Proposed as: sp. nov.
hae.mo.ly’ti.ca. Gr. neut. n.haîma, blood (Latin transliteration haema); N.L. fem. adj.lytica, able to loose, able to dissolve; from Gr. fem. adj.lytikê, able to loose, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj.haemolytica, blood dissolving, referring to the hemolysis seen on blood agar
Pasteurellahaemolytica 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 Pasteurella.
On the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names, and on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names (Amended Edition), this nomenclatural name is incorrectly cited as Pasteurella haemolytica Newsome (sic) and Cross 1932.Publication:
Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.
The strains of Pasteurella haemolytica biovar T have been named Pasteurella trehalosi Sneath and Stevens 1990.Publication:
Sneath PH, Stevens M. Actinobacillus rossii sp. nov., Actinobacillus seminis sp. nov., nom. rev., Pasteurella bettii sp. nov., Pasteurella lymphangitidis sp. nov., Pasteurella mairi sp. nov., and Pasteurella trehalosi sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1990; 40:148-153.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "ht".