The name (Reichelt et al.) Farmer was validly published as a new combination in , October, 1979. However, the editors of the did not include a mechanism to validate those names validly published in the literature outside the during October, November, or December, 1979. Thus, all these new names and combinations lost standing because they could not be included on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. comb. nov. is hereby proposed as a revived name so it can again have standing in nomenclature.


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