Species Rickettsia raoultii

Name: Rickettsia raoultii Mediannikov et al. 2008

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ra.oult’i.i. N.L. gen. masc. n. raoultii, of Raoult, named after Professor Didier Raoult, founder of the WHO-Collaborative Centre for Rickettsioses, Borrelioses and Tick-borne Infections in Marseilles, France, and a major contributor to the study of rickettsiae

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC VR-1596; CSUR R3; Khabarovsk

16S rRNA gene: DQ365810 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Mediannikov O, Matsumoto K, Samoylenko I, Drancourt M, Roux V, Rydkina E, Davoust B, Tarasevich I, Brouqui P, Fournier PE. Rickettsia raoultii sp. nov., a spotted fever group rickettsia associated with Dermacentor ticks in Europe and Russia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1635-1639.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 58, part 7 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:2247-2248.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Rickettsia conorii subsp. raoultii (Mediannikov et al. 2008) Hördt et al. 2020

Risk group: 2

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

Assigned by: Mediannikov O, Matsumoto K, Samoylenko I, Drancourt M, Roux V, Rydkina E, Davoust B, Tarasevich I, Brouqui P, Fournier PE. Rickettsia raoultii sp. nov., a spotted fever group rickettsia associated with Dermacentor ticks in Europe and Russia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1635-1639.

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Record number: 787473
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