homotypic synonym, not validly published, basonym of name in Approved Lists
According to Yarza et al. (2013), an "un-sequenced orphan species where descriptions, illustrations or dead preserved material serve as the type.".Publication:
Yarza P, Sproer C, Swiderski J, Mrotzek N, Spring S, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Lang E, et al. Sequencing orphan species initiative (SOS): Filling the gaps in the 16S rRNA gene sequence database for all species with validly published names. Syst Appl Microbiol 2013; 36:69-73.
Viable cultures were obtained by Cutler et al. 1999. The strains were designated La, Ly, Lw, Ma and Ku.Publication:
Cutler SJ, Akintunde CO, Moss J, Fukunaga M, Kurtenbach K, Talbert A, Zhang H, Wright DJ, Warrell DA. Successful in vitro cultivation of Borrelia duttonii and its comparison with Borrelia recurrentis. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:1793-1799.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "Z".