Tribe Ehrlichieae

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Ehrlichieae Philip 1957, tribus.
Type genus: ¤ Ehrlichia Moshkovski 1945 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Ehrlichia, type genus of the tribe; suff. -eae, ending to denote a tribe; N.L. fem. pl. n. Ehrlichieae, the Ehrlichia tribe.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: PHILIP (C.B.): Tribe II. Ehrlichieae Philip, Trib. Nov. In: R.S. BREED, E.G.D. MURRAY and N.R. SMITH (editors): Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, seventh edition, The Williams & Wilkins Co, Baltimore, 1957, pp. 948-949.