a.dle’ri. N.L. gen. masc. n.adleri, of Adler, referring to Henry Adler, a Californian veterinarian whose studies contributed much new information concerning the pathogenic role of caprine and avian mycoplasmas
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Mycoplasmaadleri is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Mycoplasma.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 2, note = "t".