Name DOI
Belkhou et al. 2021
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Belkhou et al. 2021
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Treponema peruense Belkhou et al. 2021
Nomenclatural History
The species Treponema peruense was originally described and validly published by Belkhou et al. 2021.
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This information was last reviewed on November 3, 2021.


  1. Belkhou C, Tadeo RT, Bacigalupe R, Valles-Colomer M, Chaffron S, Joossens M, Obregon A, Marín Reyes L, Trujillo O, Huys GRB, Raes J. Treponema peruense sp. nov., a commensal spirochaete isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:. [PubMed].