Species Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae

Name: Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae Maré and Switzer 1965 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: hy.o.pneu.mo’ni.ae Gr. n. hus huos, a swine; N.L. fem. n. pneumonia, disease of the lungs, pneumonia; N.L. gen. n. hyopneumoniae, of swine pneumonia

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 25934; J; NCTC 10110

16S rRNA gene: GU227406 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Maré CJ, Switzer WP. New species: Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae a causative agent of virus pig pneumonia. Veterinary Medicine 1965; 60:841-846.

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: Mesomycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Maré and Switzer 1965) Gupta et al. 2018

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Mycoplasma Nowak 1929 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Maré CJ, Switzer WP. New species: Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae a causative agent of virus pig pneumonia. Veterinary Medicine 1965; 60:841-846.

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