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The type strain is also available from the culture collections of the WHO Collaborating Centres in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and Brisbane, Australia. — Leibniz Institute DSMZ. Prokaryotic Nomenclature Up-to-date, 2018-12-11.
Leptospira terpstrae Smythe et al. 2013 was previously known as Leptospira genomospecies 4.Publication:
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