Family Borreliaceae

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Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


Borreliaceae Gupta et al. 2014, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Borrelia Swellengrebel 1907
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Borrelia, type genus of the family; -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Borreliaceae, the Borrelia family.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 156. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 693-696.
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Effective publication: GUPTA, R. S., MAHMOOD, S. and ADEOLU, M. 2013. A phylogenomic and molecular signature based approach for characterization of the phylum Spirochaetes and its major clades: proposal for a taxonomic revision of the phylum. Front. Microbiol., 4, 217.
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