Martin V, Manes-Lazaro R, Rodriguez JM, Maldonado-Barragan A. Streptococcus lactarius sp. nov., isolated from breast milk of healthy women. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:1048-1052.
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 61, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:1765-1766.
validly published under the ICNP
According to Bartlett et al. (2022), this species is a putative 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.