Genus Turneriella

Name: Turneriella Levett et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Tur’ N.L. fem. dim. n. Turneriella, to honour Leslie Turner, an English medical microbiologist who made definitive contributions to the knowledge of leptospirosis

Gender: feminine (stem: Turneriell-)

Type species: Turneriella parva (Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982) Levett et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Levett PN, Morey RE, Galloway R, Steigerwalt AG, Ellis WA. Reclassification of Leptospira parva Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982 as Turneriella parva gen. nov., comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1497-1499.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 55, part 4 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:2239-2241.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Leptospiraceae Hovind-Hougen 1979 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Mahmood S, Adeolu M. A phylogenomic and molecular signature based approach for characterization of the phylum Spirochaetes and its major clades: proposal for a taxonomic revision of the phylum. Front Microbiol 2013; 4:217.

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Record number: 517382
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