Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens (Hedges) Collins and Jones pathovar poinsettiae
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Collins MD, Jones D. Reclassification of Corynebacterium flaccumfaciens, Corynebacterium betae, Corynebacterium oortii and Corynebacterium poinsettiae in the genus Curtobacterium, as Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens comb. nov.. J. Gen. Microbiol. 129: 3545-3548, 1983.
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type strain of Corynebacterium poinsettiae