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

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: "Bacterium tularense" McCoy and Chapin 1912

Etymology: tu.lar.en’sis. N.L. masc./fem. adj. tularensis, pertaining to Tulare County, California, where the disease was first described in rodents

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 6223; B-38

16S rRNA gene: Z21931 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Dorofeev KA. Classification of the causative agent of tularemia. Symposium Research Works Institute Epidemiology and Microbiology Chita 1947; 1:170-180.

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

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Francisella Dorofeev 1947 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Dorofeev KA. Classification of the causative agent of tularemia. Symposium Research Works Institute Epidemiology and Microbiology Chita 1947; 1:170-180.

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Record number: 783871