Name DOI
Dröge et al. 2008
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Dröge et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Treponema isoptericolens Dröge et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The species Treponema isoptericolens was originally described and validly published by Dröge et al. 2008. In 2022, Brune et al. established as the basonym of (Dröge et al. 2008) Brune et al. 2022 .
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This information was last reviewed on June 1, 2022.


  1. Dröge S, Rachel R, Radek R, König H. Treponema isoptericolens sp. nov., a novel spirochaete from the hindgut of the termite Incisitermes tabogae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1079-1083. [PubMed].
  2. Brune A, Song Y, Oren A, Paster BJ. A new family for 'termite gut treponemes': description of Breznakiellaceae fam. nov., Gracilinema caldarium gen. nov., comb. nov., Leadbettera azotonutricia gen. nov., comb. nov., Helmutkoenigia isoptericolens gen. nov., comb. nov., and Zuelzera stenostrepta gen. nov., comb. nov., and proposal of Rectinemataceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:. [PubMed].