Species "Borrelia spielmani"

Name: "Borrelia spielmani" Richter et al. 2004

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: spiel’man.i. N.L. gen. n. spielmani, in honor of Andrew Spielman, who described for the first time the life cycle and biological relationships of B. burgdorferi sensu lato [23]

Gender: feminine

Type strain: PC-Eq17

16S rRNA gene: AY147008 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Richter D, Schlee DB, Allgower R, Matuschka FR. Relationships of a novel Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia spielmani sp. nov., with its hosts in Central Europe. Appl Environ Microbiol 2004; 70:6414-6419.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: Borrelia Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Richter D, Schlee DB, Allgower R, Matuschka FR. Relationships of a novel Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia spielmani sp. nov., with its hosts in Central Europe. Appl Environ Microbiol 2004; 70:6414-6419.

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Record number: 800933