Name DOI
corrig. Jiang et al. 2005
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Jiang et al. 2005
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Rickettsia andeana corrig. Jiang et al. 2005
Nomenclatural History
The species Rickettsia andeana was originally described by Jiang et al. 2005. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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