Species Mycoplasma columborale

Name: Mycoplasma columborale Shimizu et al. 1978 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: o.ra’le L. fem. n. columba, columbus, pigeon; L. neut. n. os (gen. oris), the mouth; L. neut. adj. suff. -ale, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; L. neut. adj. orale, of or pertaining to the mouth; N.L. neut. adj. columborale, of or pertaining to the pigeon mouth

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 29258; MMP 4; NCTC 10179

16S rRNA gene: AF412975 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Shimizu T, Ernø H, Nagatomo H. Isolation and characterization of Mycoplasma columbinum and Mycoplasma columborale, two species from pigeons. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1978; 28:538-546.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Mycoplasmopsis columboralis (Shimizu et al. 1978) Gupta et al. 2018

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Mycoplasma Nowak 1929 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Shimizu T, Ernø H, Nagatomo H. Isolation and characterization of Mycoplasma columbinum and Mycoplasma columborale, two species from pigeons. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1978; 28:538-546.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/species/mycoplasma-columboraleLink copied to clipboard