Name DOI
corrig. Izzard et al. 2009
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Izzard et al. 2009
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Rickettsia tasmaniensis corrig. Izzard et al. 2009
Nomenclatural History
The species Rickettsia tasmaniensis was originally described by Izzard et al. 2009. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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