Etymology:pas’teur.i.N.L. gen. masc. n.pasteuri, of Pasteur, honoring the French microbiologist Louis Pasteur for his contribution in 1878 to the recognition of staphylococci as pathogenic agents and also referring to the research institute, Institute Pasteur, Paris, France, where the new species was characterized
Chesneau O, Morvan A, Grimont F, Labischinski H, el Solh N. Staphylococcus pasteuri sp. nov., isolated from human, animal, and food specimens. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:237-244.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 43, part 2 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:625.
validly published under the ICNP
According to Bartlett et al. (2022), this species is an established 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.