ca.bal’li L. gen. masc. n.caballi, of an inferior riding- or pack-horse, named in recognition of the domestic horse, Equus caballus, which, of the seven species of Equidae, suffers most from laminitis
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The genome of the type strain was sequenced as part of the GEBA (Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea) project.Publication:
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