Name: "Leptospiriales" Gupta et al. 2013

Category: Order

Proposed as: ord. nov.

Etymology:’les. N.L. fem. n. Leptospira, type genus of the order; L. fem. pl. n. suff. -ales, ending to denote an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Leptospiriales, the order of Leptospira (sic)

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Leptospira Noguchi 1917 (Approved Lists 1980)

Original publication: 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.

Nomenclatural status: inaccurate spelling

Preferred name: "Leptospirales" corrig. Gupta et al. 2013

Parent taxon: Spirochaetia Paster 2020

Assigned by: Parte AC, Sarda Carbasse J, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Reimer LC, Goker M. List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5607-5612.

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Record number: 17550
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