Species Borrelia mazzottii

Name: Borrelia mazzottii Davis 1956 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: maz.zo’tti.i. N.L. gen. masc. n. mazzottii, of Mazzotti, named after L. Mazzotti

Gender: feminine

Type strain: no culture available

Effective publication: Davis GE. A relapsing fever spirochete, Borrelia mazzottii (sp. nov.) from Ornithodoros talaje from Mexico. Am J Hyg 1956; 63:13-17.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Borrelia Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Davis GE. A relapsing fever spirochete, Borrelia mazzottii (sp. nov.) from Ornithodoros talaje from Mexico. Am J Hyg 1956; 63:13-17.

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Record number: 783531