Species Rickettsia helvetica

Name: Rickettsia helvetica Beati et al. 1993

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: hel.ve’ti.ca. N.L. fem. adj. helvetica, of or belonging to the Helvetians or to Helvetia, the neo-Latin name of Switzerland where the organism was originally isolated

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC VR-1375; C3

Valid publication: Beati L, Peter O, Burgdorfer W, Aeschlimann A, Raoult D. Confirmation that Rickettsia helvetica sp. nov. is a distinct species of the spotted fever group of rickettsiae. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:521-526.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 43, part 3 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:866.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2

Parent taxon: Rickettsia da Rocha-Lima 1916 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Beati L, Peter O, Burgdorfer W, Aeschlimann A, Raoult D. Confirmation that Rickettsia helvetica sp. nov. is a distinct species of the spotted fever group of rickettsiae. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:521-526.

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Record number: 784790
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