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Species and subspecies

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No. of matching species/subspecies etc: 5IdNo. of
16S rRNA
    Actinobacillus equuli subsp. equuli107M75072 2023-03-29
    Actinobacillus lignieresii106M75068 2023-03-29
    Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae572 274 482AF22428392021-06-29
    Actinobacillus rossi177AY224289 2023-03-29
    Actinobacillus suis1492 484 940AY36289962023-03-29


New names of bacterial phyla

The taxonomic category phylum was previously not regulated by the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes (ICNP), but now this has changed and it was decided to revise the names of bacterial phyla. All phyla must be written in italics (which has been done on VetBact also before) and have the ending -ota.

Published 2023-03-01. Read more...
The taxonomy of chlamydias

Species within the family Chlamydiaceae were previously divided into two genera Chlamydia and Chlamydophila. However, the differences between these two genera were not that great and many research groups have not accepted this division. Therefore, the genus Chlamydophila has been returned to the genus Chlamydia and this change has now been incorporated in VetBact

Published 2023-03-15. Read more...

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