Species Lawsonia intracellularis

Name: Lawsonia intracellularis McOrist et al. 1995

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: in.tra.cel.l.u.la’ris. N.L. fem. n. Lawsonia, in honor of G. H. K. Lawson, the discoverer of the bacterium; L. adv. intra, within; L. fem. n. cellula, cell; N.L. masc./fem. adj. intracellularis, within small cells, referring to the presence of the organism within enterocytes

Gender: feminine

Type strain: 1482/89; NCTC 12656

16S rRNA gene: L15739 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: McOrist S, Gebhart CJ, Boid R, Barns SM. Characterization of Lawsonia intracellularis gen. nov., sp. nov., the obligately intracellular bacterium of porcine proliferative enteropathy. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:820-825.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 45, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1996; 46:364-365.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Lawsonia McOrist et al. 1995

Assigned by: McOrist S, Gebhart CJ, Boid R, Barns SM. Characterization of Lawsonia intracellularis gen. nov., sp. nov., the obligately intracellular bacterium of porcine proliferative enteropathy. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:820-825.

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Record number: 784078
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