Name: Gemella morbillorum (Prévot 1933) Kilpper-Bälz and Schleifer 1988

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: "Diplococcus morbillorum" Prévot 1933

Etymology: N.L. gen. n. morbillorum, of measles, once considered to be associated with measles

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 27824; CCUG 15561; CCUG 18164; CIP 81.10; DSM 20572; JCM 12968; LMG 18985; NCTC 11323; Prevot 2917 B; Prévot 2917B; VPI 5424

16S rRNA gene: L14327 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kilpper-Bälz R, Schleifer KH. Transfer of Streptococcus morbillorum to the genus Gemella as Gemella morbillorum comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1988; 38:442-443.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Gemella Berger 1960 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Kilpper-Bälz R, Schleifer KH. Transfer of Streptococcus morbillorum to the genus Gemella as Gemella morbillorum comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1988; 38:442-443.

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