Name:Streptococcussaccharolyticus Farrow et al. 1985
Proposed as: sp. nov.
sac.cha.ro.ly’ti.cus Gr. neut. n. [σάκχαρ]sakchar, sugar; N.L. masc. adj.lyticus, able to loose, able to dissolve; from Gr. masc. adj. [λυτικός]lytikos, dissolving; N.L. masc. adj.saccharolyticus, sugar-digesting
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Streptococcussaccharolyticus is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Streptococcus.
In Validation List no. 17, the reference is erroneously cited as "Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1985 (sic), 5, 467-482".Publication:
Anonymous. Validation list no. 17. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:223-225.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "t".