Sporomusa ovata Moller et al.
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Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.
Moeller B, et al. Sporomusa, new genus of gram-negative anaerobic bacteria including Sporomusa sphaeroides, new species and Sporomusa ovata, new species. Arch. Microbiol. 139: 388-396, 1984.