Name DOI
Hansen et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Hansen et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Neisseria arctica Hansen et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Neisseria arctica was originally described and validly published by Hansen et al. 2017.
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Name Abstract for Neisseria arctica Hansen et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 6, 2017.


  1. Hansen CM, Himschoot EA, Hare RF, Meixell BW, Van Hemert C, Hueffer K. Neisseria arctica sp. nov. isolated from nonviable eggs of greater white-fronted geese (Anser albifrons) in Arctic Alaska. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1115-1119. [PubMed].