Species Legionella taurinensis

Name: Legionella taurinensis Lo Presti et al. 1999

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. taurinensis, pertaining to Turin, Italy, whose classical Latin name was Augusta Taurinorum

Type strains: ATCC 700508; CCUG 44901; CIP 106300; DSM 21897; Turin I n° 1

16S rRNA gene accession number: AF037597

Valid publication: Lo Presti F, Riffard S, Meugnier H, Reyrolle M, Lasne Y, Grimont PA, Grimont F, Vandenesch F, Etienne J, Fleurette J, et al. Legionella taurinensis sp. nov., a new species antigenically similar to Legionella spiritensis. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:397-403.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Parent taxon: Legionella Brenner et al. 1979 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Lo Presti F, Riffard S, Meugnier H, Reyrolle M, Lasne Y, Grimont PA, Grimont F, Vandenesch F, Etienne J, Fleurette J, et al. Legionella taurinensis sp. nov., a new species antigenically similar to Legionella spiritensis. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:397-403.

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