Name: Neisseria elongata Bøvre and Holten 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: e.lon.ga’ta L. fem. part. adj. elongata, prolonged, elongated

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 25295; CCUG 2043; CCUG 2130; CIP 72.27; DSM 17712; LMG 5124; NCTC 10660

16S rRNA gene: AJ247252 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Bovre K, Holten E. Neisseria elongata sp.nov., a rod-shaped member of the genus Neisseria. Re-evaluation of cell shape as a criterion in classification. J Gen Microbiol 1970; 60:67-75.

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: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Neisseria Trevisan 1885 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Bovre K, Holten E. Neisseria elongata sp.nov., a rod-shaped member of the genus Neisseria. Re-evaluation of cell shape as a criterion in classification. J Gen Microbiol 1970; 60:67-75.

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