Arachnia propionica

(redirected from Propionibacterium propionicus)

A·rach·ni·a pro·pi·o·'ni·ca

a bacterial species causing lacrimal canaliculitis and typical actinomycosis; it is the type species of the genus Arachnia.
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viscosus, Rothia dentocariosa, and Propionibacterium propionicus (formerly Arachnia propionica).