Name: "Bacterium tularense" McCoy and Chapin 1912

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: tu.lar.en’se. N.L. neut. adj. tularense, referring to Tulare

Gender: neuter

Type strain: ATCC 6223; B 38

16S rRNA gene: Z21931 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: McCoy GW, Chapin CW. Further observations on a plague-like disease of rodents with a preliminary note on the causative agent, Bacterium tularense. Journal of Infectious Diseases 1912; 10:61-72.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published, basonym of name in Approved Lists

Correct name: Francisella tularensis (McCoy and Chapin 1912) Dorofeev 1947 (Approved Lists 1980)

Parent taxon: "Bacterium" Ehrenberg 1831

Assigned by: McCoy GW, Chapin CW. Further observations on a plague-like disease of rodents with a preliminary note on the causative agent, Bacterium tularense. Journal of Infectious Diseases 1912; 10:61-72.

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Record number: 4432
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