Propionibacterium propionicus

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Propionibacterium propionicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Order: Actinomycetales
Family: Propionibacteriaceae
Genus: Propionibacterium
Species: P. propionicus
Binomial name
Propionibacterium propionicus

Propionibacterium propionicus (previously known as Arachnia propionica) is a Gram positive, aerotolerant anaerobic species of Propionibacterium,[1] found as part of the normal human oral flora.[2]

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Kaori, Tanaka-Bandoh; Watanabe, Kunitomo; Kato, Naoki; Ueno, Kazue (1997). "Susceptibilities of Actinomyces Species and Propionibacterium propionicus to Antimicrobial Agents". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 25 (SUPPL.2): S262–S263. PMID 9310699. doi:10.1086/516187.