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Species and subspecies

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No. of matching species/subspecies etc: 9IdNo. of
16S rRNA
    Chlamydia abortus941 144 377D8570912023-03-15
    Chlamydia caviae2201 173 390D8570812023-03-15
    Chlamydia felis951 166 239D8570112023-03-15
    Chlamydia muridarum2181 072 950D8571822023-03-15
    Chlamydia pecorum2211 106 409D8831712023-03-15
    Chlamydia pneumoniae2221 225 935D8571812023-03-15
    Chlamydia psittaci961 171 660AB00177812023-03-15
    Chlamydia suis219U73110 2023-03-15
    Chlamydia trachomatis1711 044 459D8906712023-03-15


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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