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Genus Turneriella

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: 1
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).


 

Turneriella Levett et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Turneriella parva (Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982) Levett et al. 2005.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Turneriella, to honour Leslie Turner, an English microbiologist who made definitive contributions to the knowledge of leptospirosis.
Valid publication: LEVETT (P.N.), MOREY (R.E.), GALLOWAY (R.), STEIGERWALT (A.G.) and ELLIS (W.A.): Reclassification of Leptospira parva Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982 as Turneriella parva gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1497-1499.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The genus Turneriella Levett et al. 2005 was previously known as "Turneria" Hookey et al. 1993 [HOOKEY (J.V.), BRYDEN (J.) and GATEHOUSE (L.): The use of 16S rDNA sequence analysis to investigate the phylogeny of Leptospiraceae and related spirochaetes. J. Gen. Microbiol., 1993, 139, 2585-2590.]
Original article Online

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Turneriella parva (Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982) Levett et al. 2005, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) H = ATCC BAA-1111 = NCTC 11395.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY293856.
Basonym: ¤ Leptospira parva Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. parva, small.
Valid publication: LEVETT (P.N.), MOREY (R.E.), GALLOWAY (R.), STEIGERWALT (A.G.) and ELLIS (W.A.): Reclassification of Leptospira parva Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982 as Turneriella parva gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1497-1499.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: Turneriella parva (Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982) Levett et al. 2005 was previously known as "Turneria parva" (Hovind-Hougen et al. 1982) Hookey et al. 1993 [HOOKEY (J.V.), BRYDEN (J.) and GATEHOUSE (L.): The use of 16S rDNA sequence analysis to investigate the phylogeny of Leptospiraceae and related spirochaetes. J. Gen. Microbiol., 1993, 139, 2585-2590.]
Original article Online

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