Species Gardnerella vaginalis

Name: Gardnerella vaginalis (Gardner and Dukes 1955) Greenwood and Pickett 1980

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Haemophilus vaginalis Gardner and Dukes 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: va.gi.na’lis L. fem. n. vagina, sheath, vagina; L. masc./fem. adj. suff. -alis, suffix denoting pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. vaginalis, pertaining to vagina, of the vagina

Gender: feminine

Type strains: 594 of Gardner and Dukes; ATCC 14018; CCUG 3717; CIP 70.74; DSM 4944; Dukes 594; JCM 11026; LMG 7832; NCTC 10287; NCTC 10915

16S rRNA gene: M58744 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Greenwood JR, Pickett MJ. Transfer of Haemophilus vaginalis Gardner and Dukes to a new genus, Gardnerella: G. vaginalis (Gardner and Dukes) comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1980; 30:170-178.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Gardnerella Greenwood and Pickett 1980

Assigned by: Greenwood JR, Pickett MJ. Transfer of Haemophilus vaginalis Gardner and Dukes to a new genus, Gardnerella: G. vaginalis (Gardner and Dukes) comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1980; 30:170-178.

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