Name DOI
corrig. Brouqui et al. 2003
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Brouqui et al. 2003
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Ehrlichia walkeri corrig. Brouqui et al. 2003
Nomenclatural History
The species Ehrlichia walkeri was originally described by Brouqui et al. 2003. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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Name Abstract for Ehrlichia walkeri corrig. Brouqui et al. 2003. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 26, 2019.


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  2. Brouqui P, Sanogo YO, Caruso G, Merola F, Raoult D. Candidatus Ehrlichia walkerii: a new Ehrlichia detected in Ixodes ricinus tick collected from asymptomatic humans in Northern Italy. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2003; 990:134-140. [PubMed].