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Archived Comments for: Changes in pharyngeal aerobic microflora in oral breathers after palatal rapid expansion

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  1. Species designation (Diplococcus pneumoniae)

    Ernesto GarcĂ­a, Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas, CSIC

    24 June 2008

    I really do not understand how it is possible to accept and publish a paper in 2008 naming the pneumococcus as "Diplococcus pneumoniae", a very old designation of Streptococcus pneumoniae, which is in disuse from long time ago.

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