Name DOI
corrig. Degnan et al. 2005
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Degnan et al. 2005
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Blochmanniella pennsylvanica corrig. Degnan et al. 2005
Nomenclatural History
The species Blochmanniella pennsylvanica was originally described by Degnan et al. 2005. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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Name Abstract for Blochmanniella pennsylvanica corrig. Degnan et al. 2005. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .


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  2. Degnan PH, Lazarus AB, Wernegreen JJ. Genome sequence of Blochmannia pennsylvanicus indicates parallel evolutionary trends among bacterial mutualists of insects. Genome Res 2005; 15:1023-1033. [PubMed].