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Genus Riemerella

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Riemerella Segers et al. 1993, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Riemerella, named in honor of Riemer, who first described Riemerella anatipestifer infections in geese in 1904 and referred to the disease as septicemia anserum exsudativa (Riemer, 1904).
Valid publication: SEGERS (P.), MANNHEIM (W.), VANCANNEYT (M.), DE BRANDT (K.), HINZ (K.H.), KERSTERS (K.) and VANDAMME (P.): Riemerella anatipestifer gen. nov., comb. nov., the causative agent of septicemia anserum exsudativa, and its phylogenetic affiliation within the Flavobacterium-Cytophaga rRNA homology group. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 768-776.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Riemerella Segers et al. 1993 emend. Vancanneyt et al. 1999.
Type species: ¤ Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Riemerella, named in honor of Riemer, who first described Riemerella anatipestifer infections in geese in 1904 and referred to the disease as septicemia anserum exsudativa (Riemer, 1904).
Reference: VANCANNEYT (M.), VANDAMME (P.), SEGERS (P.), TORCK (U.), COOPMAN (R.), KERSTERS (K.) and HINZ (K.H.): Riemerella columbina sp. nov., a bacterium associated with respiratory disease in pigeons. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 289-295.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Riemerella Segers et al. 1993 emend. Rubbenstroth et al. 2013.
Type species: ¤ Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Riemerella, named in honor of Riemer, who first described Riemerella anatipestifer infections in geese in 1904 and referred to the disease as septicemia anserum exsudativa (Riemer, 1904).
Reference: RUBBENSTROTH (D.), RYLL (M.), HOTZEL (H.), CHRISTENSEN (H.), KNOBLOCH (J.K.M.), RAUTENSCHLEIN (S.) and BISGAARD (M.): Description of Riemerella columbipharyngis sp. nov., isolated from the pharynx of healthy domestic pigeons (Columba livia f. domestica), and emended description of the genus Riemerella, Riemerella anatipestifer and Riemerella columbina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 280-287.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 11845= CCUG 14215 = CCUG 21370 = CIP 82.28 = DSM 15868 = JCM 9532 = LMG 11054 = LMG 11606 = MCCM 00568 = NCTC 11014.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP002346 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Moraxella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Bruner and Fabricant 1954 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonyms: "Pfeifferella anatipestifer" Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932, "Pasteurella anapestifer" (sic) Hauduroy et al. 1953, "Pasteurella anatipestifer" (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Merchant 1957.
Etymology: L. n. anas -atis, duck; L. adj. pestifer, that brings destruction, noxious, pernicious; N.L. n. anatipestifer, one who brings destruction of ducks.
Valid publication: SEGERS (P.), MANNHEIM (W.), VANCANNEYT (M.), DE BRANDT (K.), HINZ (K.H.), KERSTERS (K.) and VANDAMME (P.): Riemerella anatipestifer gen. nov., comb. nov., the causative agent of septicemia anserum exsudativa, and its phylogenetic affiliation within the Flavobacterium-Cytophaga rRNA homology group. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 768-776.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Segers et al. 1993 emend. Rubbenstroth et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 11845= CCUG 14215 = CCUG 21370 = CIP 82.28 = DSM 15868 = JCM 9532 = LMG 11054 = LMG 11606 = MCCM 00568 = NCTC 11014.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP002346 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Moraxella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Bruner and Fabricant 1954 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonyms: "Pfeifferella anatipestifer" Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932, "Pasteurella anapestifer" (sic) Hauduroy et al. 1953, "Pasteurella anatipestifer" (Hendrickson and Hilbert 1932) Merchant 1957.
Etymology: L. n. anas -atis, duck; L. adj. pestifer, that brings destruction, noxious, pernicious; N.L. n. anatipestifer, one who brings destruction of ducks.
Valid publication: RUBBENSTROTH (D.), RYLL (M.), HOTZEL (H.), CHRISTENSEN (H.), KNOBLOCH (J.K.M.), RAUTENSCHLEIN (S.) and BISGAARD (M.): Description of Riemerella columbipharyngis sp. nov., isolated from the pharynx of healthy domestic pigeons (Columba livia f. domestica), and emended description of the genus Riemerella, Riemerella anatipestifer and Riemerella columbina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 280-287.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Riemerella columbina Vancanneyt et al. 1999, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Hinz x183-89 = CCUG 47689 = CIP 106288 = LMG 11607.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF181448.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. columbina, pertaining to pigeons.
Valid publication: VANCANNEYT (M.), VANDAMME (P.), SEGERS (P.), TORCK (U.), COOPMAN (R.), KERSTERS (K.) and HINZ (K.H.): Riemerella columbina sp. nov., a bacterium associated with respiratory disease in pigeons. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 289-295.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 Riemerella columbina Vancanneyt et al. 1999 was previously known as Riemerella anatipestifer-like.
2 The paper by Vancanneyt et al. is not available in "IJSEM Online".

Riemerella columbina Vancanneyt et al. 1999 emend. Rubbenstroth et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Hinz x183-89 = CCUG 47689 = CIP 106288 = LMG 11607.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF181448.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. columbina, pertaining to pigeons.
Reference: RUBBENSTROTH (D.), RYLL (M.), HOTZEL (H.), CHRISTENSEN (H.), KNOBLOCH (J.K.M.), RAUTENSCHLEIN (S.) and BISGAARD (M.): Description of Riemerella columbipharyngis sp. nov., isolated from the pharynx of healthy domestic pigeons (Columba livia f. domestica), and emended description of the genus Riemerella, Riemerella anatipestifer and Riemerella columbina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 280-287.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Riemerella columbipharyngis Rubbenstroth et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 8151 = DSM 24015 = LMG 26094.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ286278.
Etymology: L. n. columbus -i, a pigeon; N.L. n. pharynx -yngis, (from Gr. n. pharugx pharuggos), throat; N.L. gen. n. columbipharyngis, of the throat of a pigeon.
Valid publication: RUBBENSTROTH (D.), RYLL (M.), HOTZEL (H.), CHRISTENSEN (H.), KNOBLOCH (J.K.M.), RAUTENSCHLEIN (S.) and BISGAARD (M.): Description of Riemerella columbipharyngis sp. nov., isolated from the pharynx of healthy domestic pigeons (Columba livia f. domestica), and emended description of the genus Riemerella, Riemerella anatipestifer and Riemerella columbina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 280-287.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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