Name: Riemerella Segers et al. 1993

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Rie.me.rel’la L. fem. dim. suff. -ella, diminutive ending; N.L. fem. dim. n. Riemerella, named in honour of Riemer, who first described R. anatipestifer infections in geese in 1904 and referred to the disease as septicaemia anserum exsudativa

Gender: feminine

Type species: Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Segers P, Mannheim W, Vancanneyt M, De Brandt K, Hinz KH, Kersters K, Vandamme P. Riemerella anatipestifer gen. nov., comb. nov., the causative agent of septicemia anserum exsudativa, and its phylogenetic affiliation within the Flavobacterium-Cytophaga rRNA homology group. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:768-776.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 43, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1994; 44:184.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Weeksellaceae García-López et al. 2020

Assigned by: Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Hahnke RL, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000 Type-Strain Genomes Improves Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2019; 10:2083.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/riemerellaLink copied to clipboard