Name: Borrelia yangtzensis Margos et al. 2015

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: yang.tzen’sis N.L. masc./fem. adj. yangtzensis, referring to the Yangtze River valley in China, where these organisms were first isolated

Gender: feminine

Type strain: DSM 24625; JCM 17189; Okinawa-­CW62

16S rRNA gene: AB526082 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Margos G, Chu CY, Takano A, Jiang BG, Liu W, Kurtenbach K, Masuzawa T, Fingerle V, Cao WC, Kawabata H. Borrelia yangtzensis sp. nov., a rodent-associated species in Asia, is related to Borrelia valaisiana. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3836-3840.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 65, part 11 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:527-529.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Borrelia Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Margos G, Chu CY, Takano A, Jiang BG, Liu W, Kurtenbach K, Masuzawa T, Fingerle V, Cao WC, Kawabata H. Borrelia yangtzensis sp. nov., a rodent-associated species in Asia, is related to Borrelia valaisiana. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3836-3840.

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Record number: 793458