Species "Candidatus Rickettsia ixodis"

Name: "Candidatus Rickettsia ixodis" corrig. Anstead and Chilton 2013

Category: Species

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: i.xo’dis. N.L. gen. masc. n. ixodis, of the tick Ixodes kingi

Gender: feminine

Type strain: CA10; no culture isolated

16S rRNA gene: HF935068 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Anstead CA, Chilton NB. Detection of a novel Rickettsia (Alphaproteobacteria: Rickettsiales) in rotund ticks (Ixodes kingi) from Saskatchewan, Canada. Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2013; 4:202-206.

IJSEM list: Oren A. "Candidatus list no. 0." A plea for linguistic accuracy – also for Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1085-1094.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

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

Assigned by: Anstead CA, Chilton NB. Detection of a novel Rickettsia (Alphaproteobacteria: Rickettsiales) in rotund ticks (Ixodes kingi) from Saskatchewan, Canada. Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2013; 4:202-206.

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Record number: 800609
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