heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, distinct rank
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 32. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4061-4090.
The e-mail address of the corresponding author given in the effective publication is not functional any more.
Serratiamarcescens subsp. sakuensis is the correct name if this subspecies is regarded as a separate subspecies within a separate species Serratiamarcescens within a separate genus Serratia.
According to the Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of Enterobacteriaceae, the presence of spores in Serratia marcescens subsp. sakuensis JCM 11315 is not confirmed.Publication:
Holmes B, Farmer Iii JJ. International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes Subcommittee on the taxonomy of Enterobacteriaceae. Minutes of the meetings, 7 August 2008, Istanbul, Turkey. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2009; 59:2643-2645.