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Genus BORRELIA

Name: BORRELIA
Authors: Swellengrebel 1907
Status: Approved Lists
Type species: B. anserina
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]


Name: Borrelia afzelii
Authors: Canica et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:182 (validation list); [5030], [5343]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 103469, DSM 10508, VS461

Name: Borrelia anserina (Type species)
Authors: (Sakharoff 1891) Bergey et al. 1925
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia baltazardii
Authors: (ex Karimi et al. 1979) Karimi et al. 1983
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:438 (validation list); [2494], [5550]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: B"x"

Name: Borrelia brasiliensis
Authors: Davis 1952
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia burgdorferi
Authors: Johnson et al. 1984
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34:496; [3297]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 35210, B31, DSM 4680


Name: Borrelia californiensis
Taxonomy ID: 373543
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial and Plant Plastid)
Other names: synonym: 'Borrelia californiensis'
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Spirochaetes; Spirochaetes (class); Spirochaetales; Spirochaetaceae; Borrelia; Borrelia burgdorferi group
Entrez records
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 17
Protein 15
Popset 6
Taxonomy 1


updated
Comments and References:

unpublished name
This taxonomic name was not validly published at the time of submission of the corresponding sequence entry or entries.

Postic D et al. (unpublished_2006)
Postic, D., Garnier, M., and Baranton, G. "Multi locus sequence analysis of atypical Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato isolates. Description of Borrelia californiensis sp. nov., and genomospecies 1 and 2." Unpublished (as of 24 February 2006)

New California Borrelia Link


Name: Borrelia caucasica
Authors: (Kandelaki 1945) Davis 1957
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia coriaceae
Authors: Johnson et al. 1987
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37:72
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 43381, Co534

Name: Borrelia crocidurae
Authors: (Leger 1971) Davis 1957
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia dugesii
Authors: (Mazzotti 1949) Davis 1957
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:266 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia duttonii
Authors: (Novy and Knapp 1906) Bergey et al. 1925
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia garinii
Authors: Baranton et al. 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:382; [4944]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 20047, CIP 103362, DSM 10534

Name: Borrelia graingeri
Authors: (Heisch 1953) Davis 1957
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia harveyi
Authors: (Garnham 1947) Davis 1948
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia hermsii
Authors: (Davis 1942) Steinhaus 1946
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia hispanica
Authors: (de Buen 1926) Steinhaus 1946
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia japonica
Authors: Kawabata et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:595 (validation list); [5141]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: HO14, JCM 8951

Name: Borrelia latyschewii
Authors: (Sofiev 1941) Davis 1948
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia lusitaniae
Authors: Le Fleche et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:924; [6950]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: PotiB2

Name: Borrelia mazzottii
Authors: Davis 1956
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia miyamotoi
Authors: Fukunaga et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:809
Risk group: ?
Type strain: HT31, JCM 9579

Name: Borrelia parkeri
Authors: (Davis 1942) Steinhaus 1946
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia persica
Authors: (Dschunkowsky 1913) Steinhaus 1946
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia recurrentis
Authors: (Lebert 1874) Bergey et al. 1925
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia sinica
Authors: Masuzawa et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1823; [8231]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: CMN3, JCM 10505

Name: Borrelia spielmanii
Authors: Richter et al. 2006
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56:880; [10372]
Risk group: ?
Comment: previously effectively published as "Borrelia spielmani" Richter et al. 2004
Type strain: CIP 108855, DSM 16813, PC-Eq17N5

Name: Borrelia tanukii
Authors: Fukunaga et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:1274 (validation list); [6996], [6999]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: Hk501, JCM 9662

Name: Borrelia theileri
Authors: (Laveran 1903) Bergey et al. 1925
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)

Name: Borrelia tillae
Authors: Zumpt and Organ 1961
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture available

Name: Borrelia turcica
Authors: Gner et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1652; [9408]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 16138, IST7, JCM 11958

Name: Borrelia turdi
Authors: Fukunaga et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:1274 (validation list); [6996], [6999]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: JCM 9661, Ya501

Name: Borrelia turicatae
Authors: (Brumpt 1933) Steinhaus 1946
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:267 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Borrelia valaisiana
Authors: Wang et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:931; [6951]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: VS116

Name: Borrelia venezuelensis
Authors: (Brumpt 1921) Brumpt 1922
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:268 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

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Genus BARTONELLA

Name: BARTONELLA
Authors: Strong et al. 1915 emend. Brenner et al. 1993 emend. Birtles et al. 1995
Status: Approved Lists
Type species: B. bacilliformis
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:262 (AL); [742]
Comment: emend. description: IJSB 43:784*; IJSB 45:7*


Name: Bartonella alsatica
Authors: Heller et al. 1999
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:287; [7318]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 105477, IBS 382

Name: Bartonella bacilliformis (Type species)
Authors: (Strong et al. 1913) Strong et al. 1915
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:262 (AL); [742], [10273]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: Brenner et al. (J. Clin. Microbiol. 29:1299-1302, 1991) proposed strain KC583 = Herrer 020/F12,63 = ATCC 35685 as the type strain
Type strain: ATCC 35685, Herrer 020/F12,63, KC583

Name: Bartonella birtlesii
Authors: Bermond et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:1978; [7958]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CCUG 44360, CIP 106294, IBS 325

Name: Bartonella bovis
Authors: Bermond et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:388; [8351]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 91-4, CCUG 43828, CIP 106692

Name: Bartonella capreoli
Authors: Bermond et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:388; [8351]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CCUG 43827, CIP 106691, IBS 193

Name: Bartonella chomelii
Authors: Maillard et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:219; [9165]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: A828, CCUG 47497, CIP 107869

Name: Bartonella clarridgeiae
Authors: Lawson and Collins 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:836 (validation list); [6530], [7510]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51734, Houston-2 cat

Name: Bartonella doshiae
Authors: Birtles et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:7; [5609]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 12682, R18

Name: Bartonella elizabethae
Authors: (Daly et al. 1993) Brenner et al. 1993
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:785; [7586]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49927, B91-002005, F9251
Synonyms: Rochalimaea elizabethae (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella grahamii
Authors: Birtles et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:7; [5609]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 12680, V2

Name: Bartonella henselae
Authors: (Regnery et al. 1992) Brenner et al. 1993
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:785; [7586]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49882, Houston-1
Synonyms: Rochalimaea henselae (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella koehlerae
Authors: Droz et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:423 (validation list); [7720], [7723]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700693, C-29

Name: Bartonella peromysci
Authors: (Ristic and Kreier 1984) Birtles et al. 1995
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:7; [2791], [5527], [5609]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonyms: Grahamella peromysci (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella quintana
Authors: (Schmincke 1917) Brenner et al. 1993
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:784; [742], [7586]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC VR 358
Synonyms: Rochalimaea quintana (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella schoenbuchensis
Authors: Dehio et al. 2001
Status: New Species, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1563; [8178]
Risk group: ?
Comment: nom. corrig.: Bartonella schoenbuchii (sic)
Type strain: DSM 13525, NCTC 13165, R1

Name: Bartonella schoenbuchii
Authors: Dehio et al. 2001
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1563
Risk group: ?
Synonym: Bartonella schoenbuchensis

Name: Bartonella talpae
Authors: (Ristic and Kreier 1984) Birtles et al. 1995
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:7; [2791], [5527], [5609]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonyms: Grahamella talpae (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella taylorii
Authors: Birtles et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:7; [5609]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: M6, NCTC 12861

Name: Bartonella tribocorum
Authors: Heller et al. 1998
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48:1338; [7222]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 105476, IBS 506

Name: Bartonella vinsonii
Authors: (Weiss and Dasch 1982) Brenner et al. 1993 emend. Kordick et al. 1996
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:785; [7586]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: emend. description: IJSB 46:708*
Type strain: ATCC VR-152
Synonym: Bartonella vinsonii subsp. vinsonii
Synonyms: Rochalimaea vinsonii (homotypic synonym)

Name: Bartonella vinsonii subsp. arupensis
Authors: Welch et al. 2000
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:3 (validation list); [7651], [7658]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700727, OK 94-513

Name: Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii
Authors: Kordick et al. 1996
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:708; [6555]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 93C01, ATCC 51672

Name: Bartonella vinsonii subsp. vinsonii
Authors: (Weiss and Dasch 1982) Brenner et al. 1993 emend. Kordick et al. 1996
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:785; [7586]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: subspecies automatically created according to Rule 46
Type strain: ATCC VR-152
Synonyms: Bartonella vinsonii

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Genus ANAPLASMA

Name: ANAPLASMA
Authors: Theiler 1910 emend. Dumler et al. 2001
Status: Approved Lists
Type species: A. marginale
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:250 (AL); [742], [8298]


Name: Anaplasma bovis
Authors: (ex Donatien and Lestoquard 1936) Dumler et al. 2001
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:2158; [8298]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: basonym "Ehrlichia bovis"
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Anaplasma caudatum
Authors: (ex Kreier and Ristic 1963) Ristic and Kreier 1984
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34:355 (validation list); [2791], [5528]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Anaplasma centrale
Authors: (ex Theiler 1911) Ristic and Kreier 1984
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34:355 (validation list); [2791], [5528]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Anaplasma marginale (Type species)
Authors: Theiler 1910
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:250 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Anaplasma ovis
Authors: Lestoquard 1924
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:250 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Anaplasma phagocytophila
Authors: (Foggie 1949) Dumler et al. 2001
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:2158
Risk group: ?
Synonym: Anaplasma phagocytophilum

Name: Anaplasma phagocytophilum
Authors: (Foggie 1949) Dumler et al. 2001
Status: New Combination, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:2158; [742], [8298]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: nom. corrig.: Anaplasma phagocytophila (sic)
Type strain: Webster
Synonyms: Ehrlichia equi (heterotypic synonym), Ehrlichia phagocytophila (homotypic synonym)

Name: Anaplasma platys
Authors: Dumler et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:2159; [8298]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: basonym "Ehrlichia platys"
Type strain: no culture isolated

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Genus MYCOPLASMA

Name: MYCOPLASMA
Authors: Nowak 1929
Status: Approved Lists
Type species: M. mycoides
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL); [742]


Name: Mycoplasma adleri
Authors: Del Giudice et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:31
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27948, G145

Name: Mycoplasma agalactiae
Authors: (Wroblewski 1931) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 10123

Name: Mycoplasma agassizii
Authors: Brown et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:417; [8036]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700616, PS6

Name: Mycoplasma alkalescens
Authors: Leach 1973
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29103

Name: Mycoplasma alligatoris
Authors: Brown et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:423; [8037]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: A21JP2, ATCC 700619

Name: Mycoplasma alvi
Authors: Gourlay et al. 1977
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29626

Name: Mycoplasma amphoriforme
Authors: Pitcher et al. 2005
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55:2593; [10050]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: A39, ATCC BAA-992, NCTC 11740

Name: Mycoplasma anatis
Authors: Roberts 1964
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25524

Name: Mycoplasma anseris
Authors: Bradbury et al. 1988
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38:74
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 1219

Name: Mycoplasma arginini
Authors: Barile et al. 1968
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23838

Name: Mycoplasma arthritidis
Authors: (Sabin 1941) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19611

Name: Mycoplasma auris
Authors: DaMassa et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:483
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51348, NCTC 11731, UIA

Name: Mycoplasma bovigenitalium
Authors: Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19852

Name: Mycoplasma bovirhinis
Authors: Leach 1967
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27748

Name: Mycoplasma bovis
Authors: (Hale et al. 1962) Askaa and Erno 1976
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25523

Name: Mycoplasma bovoculi
Authors: Langford and Leach 1973
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29104

Name: Mycoplasma buccale
Authors: Freundt et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:329 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23636

Name: Mycoplasma buteonis
Authors: Poveda et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:97
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51371, Bb/T2g

Name: Mycoplasma californicum
Authors: Jasper et al. 1981
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:344
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: AMRC-C 1077, ATCC 33461, ST-6

Name: Mycoplasma canadense
Authors: Langford et al. 1976
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29418

Name: Mycoplasma canis
Authors: Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19525

Name: Mycoplasma capricolum
Authors: Tully et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27343

Name: Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capricolum
Authors: Tully et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: subspecies automatically created according to Rule 46
Type strain: ATCC 27343, NCTC 10154

Name: Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae
Authors: Leach et al. 1993
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:604
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: F38, NCTC 10192

Name: Mycoplasma caviae
Authors: Hill 1971
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27108

Name: Mycoplasma cavipharyngis
Authors: Hill 1989
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39:371 (validation list); [3867], [5441]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 117C, ATCC 43016, NCTC 11700

Name: Mycoplasma citelli
Authors: Rose et al. 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29760

Name: Mycoplasma cloacale
Authors: Bradbury and Forrest 1984
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34:391
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 383, ATCC 35276, NCTC 10199

Name: Mycoplasma coccoides
Authors: (Schilling 1928) Neimark et al. 2005
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55:1389; [742], [9820]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: transfer of Eperythrozoon coccoides (the type species of Eperythrozoon, i.e. the genera Eperythrozoon and Mycoplasma are heterotypic synonyms) is illegitimate: genus Eperythrozoon Schilling 1928 has prioritowak 1929
Type strain: no culture isolated

Name: Mycoplasma collis
Authors: Hill 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:850
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 58B, NCTC 10197

Name: Mycoplasma columbinasale
Authors: Jordan et al. 1982
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:114
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 694, ATCC 33549, NCTC 10184

Name: Mycoplasma columbinum
Authors: Shimizu et al. 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29257

Name: Mycoplasma columborale
Authors: Shimizu et al. 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29258

Name: Mycoplasma conjunctivae
Authors: Barile et al. 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25834

Name: Mycoplasma corogypsi
Authors: Panangala et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:589
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51148, BV1

Name: Mycoplasma cottewii
Authors: DaMassa et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:483
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51347, NCTC 11732, VIS

Name: Mycoplasma cricetuli
Authors: Hill 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:117
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CH, NCTC 10190

Name: Mycoplasma crocodyli
Authors: Kirchhoff et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:746; [6880]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51981, MP145

Name: Mycoplasma cynos
Authors: Rosendal 1973
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27544

Name: Mycoplasma dispar
Authors: Gourlay and Leach 1970
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27140

Name: Mycoplasma edwardii
Authors: Tully et al. 1970
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23462

Name: Mycoplasma elephantis
Authors: Kirchhoff et al. 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:440; [6439]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51980, E42

Name: Mycoplasma ellychniae
Authors: Tully et al. 1989
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39:288
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 43707, ELCN-1
Synonym: Entomoplasma ellychniae

Name: Mycoplasma equigenitalium
Authors: Kirchhoff 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29869

Name: Mycoplasma equirhinis
Authors: Allam and Lemcke 1975
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29420

Name: Mycoplasma falconis
Authors: Poveda et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:97
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51372, H/T1

Name: Mycoplasma fastidiosum
Authors: Lemcke and Poland 1980
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:161
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 4822, ATCC 33229, NCTC 10180

Name: Mycoplasma faucium
Authors: Freundt et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:330 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25293

Name: Mycoplasma felifaucium
Authors: Hill 1988
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38:449 (validation list); [3564]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 43428, NCTC 11703, PU

Name: Mycoplasma feliminutum
Authors: Heyward et al. 1969
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25749

Name: Mycoplasma felis
Authors: Cole et al. 1967
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23391

Name: Mycoplasma fermentans
Authors: Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19989

Name: Mycoplasma flocculare
Authors: Meyling and Friis 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27399

Name: Mycoplasma gallinaceum
Authors: Jordan et al. 1982
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:114
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33550, DD, NCTC 10183

Name: Mycoplasma gallinarum
Authors: Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19708

Name: Mycoplasma gallisepticum
Authors: Edward and Kanarek 1960
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19610

Name: Mycoplasma gallopavonis
Authors: Jordan et al. 1982
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:114
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33551, NCTC 10186, WP1

Name: Mycoplasma gateae
Authors: Cole et al. 1967
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23392

Name: Mycoplasma genitalium
Authors: Tully et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:395
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33530, G-37

Name: Mycoplasma glycophilum
Authors: Forrest and Bradbury 1984
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34:355 (validation list); [2791], [5520]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 486, ATCC 35277, NCTC 10194

Name: Mycoplasma gypis
Authors: Poveda et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:98
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51370, B1/T1

Name: Mycoplasma haemocanis
Authors: (Kreier and Ristic 1984) Messick et al. 2002
Status: New Combination, New name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:697; [2791], [5524], [8404]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonyms: Haemobartonella canis (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma haemofelis
Authors: (Kreier and Ristic 1984) Neimark et al. 2002
Status: New Combination, New name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:683; [2791], [5524], [8082], [8381]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: revision of the former classification as "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemofelis"
Synonyms: Haemobartonella felis (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma haemomuris
Authors: (Mayer 1921) Neimark et al. 2002
Status: New Combination, New name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:683; [742], [8082], [8381]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: revision of the former classification as "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemomuris"
Type strain: no culture isolated
Synonyms: Haemobartonella muris (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma haemosuis
Authors:
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:683
Risk group: ?
Synonym: Mycoplasma suis

Name: Mycoplasma hominis
Authors: (Freundt 1953) Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23114

Name: Mycoplasma hyopharyngis
Authors: Erickson et al. 1986
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36:55
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51909, H3-6B F

Name: Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae
Authors: Mare and Switzer 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25934

Name: Mycoplasma hyorhinis
Authors: Switzer 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 17981

Name: Mycoplasma hyosynoviae
Authors: Ross and Karmon 1970
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25591

Name: Mycoplasma iguanae
Authors: Brown et al. 2006
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56:763; [10346]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: 2327, ATCC BAA-1050, NCTC 11745

Name: Mycoplasma imitans
Authors: Bradbury et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:726
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 4229, ATCC 51306, NCTC 11733

Name: Mycoplasma indiense
Authors: Hill 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:39
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 3T, NCTC 11728

Name: Mycoplasma iners
Authors: Edward and Kanarek 1960
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19705

Name: Mycoplasma iowae
Authors: Jordan et al. 1982
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:114
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 695, ATCC 33552, NCTC 10185

Name: Mycoplasma lactucae
Authors: Rose et al. 1990
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:141
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 831-C4, ATCC 49193
Synonym: Mesoplasma lactucae

Name: Mycoplasma lagogenitalium
Authors: Kobayashi et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:1211; [6986]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 12MS, ATCC 700289

Name: Mycoplasma leonicaptivi
Authors: Hill 1992
Status: New Species, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:521
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Comment: nom. corrig.: IJSB 48:615*; Mycoplasma leocaptivus (sic)
Type strain: 3L2, NCTC 11726

Name: Mycoplasma leopharyngis
Authors: Hill 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:521
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: LL2, NCTC 11725

Name: Mycoplasma lipofaciens
Authors: Bradbury et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:334
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 35015, NCTC 10191, R 171

Name: Mycoplasma lipophilum
Authors: Del Giudice et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27104

Name: Mycoplasma lucivorax
Authors: Williamson et al. 1990
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:164
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49196, PIPN-2
Synonym: Entomoplasma lucivorax

Name: Mycoplasma luminosum
Authors: Williamson et al. 1990
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:163
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49195, PIMN-1
Synonym: Entomoplasma luminosum

Name: Mycoplasma maculosum
Authors: Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:331 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19327

Name: Mycoplasma melaleucae
Authors: Tully et al. 1990
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:146; [5612]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49191, M1
Synonym: Entomoplasma melaleucae

Name: Mycoplasma meleagridis
Authors: Yamamoto et al. 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25294

Name: Mycoplasma microti
Authors: Brown et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:412; [8035]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700935, IL371

Name: Mycoplasma moatsii
Authors: Madden et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27625

Name: Mycoplasma mobile
Authors: Kirchhoff et al. 1987
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37:192
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 163K, ATCC 43663

Name: Mycoplasma molare
Authors: Rosendal 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27746

Name: Mycoplasma muris
Authors: McGarrity et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:355
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33757, R III-4

Name: Mycoplasma mustelae
Authors: Salih et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:478
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: AMRC-C 1486, ATCC 35214, MX9, NCTC 10193

Name: Mycoplasma mycoides
Authors: (Borrel et al. 1910) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)

Name: Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri
Authors: (Edward 1953) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 10137

Name: Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides (Type species)
Authors: (Borrel et al. 1910) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 10114

Name: Mycoplasma neurolyticum
Authors: (Sabin 1941) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19988

Name: Mycoplasma opalescens
Authors: Rosendal 1975
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27921

Name: Mycoplasma orale
Authors: Taylor-Robinson et al. 1964
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23714

Name: Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae
Authors: Carmichael et al. 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29419

Name: Mycoplasma ovis
Authors: (Neitz et al. 1934) Neimark et al. 2004
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:369; [742], [9227]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no culture isolated
Synonyms: Eperythrozoon ovis (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma oxoniensis
Authors: Hill 1991
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:24
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 128, NCTC 11712

Name: Mycoplasma penetrans
Authors: Lo et al. 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:363
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 55252, GTU-54-6A1

Name: Mycoplasma phocacerebrale
Authors: Giebel et al. 1991
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:43
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonym: Mycoplasma phocicerebrale

Name: Mycoplasma phocae
Authors: Ruhnke and Madoff 1992
Status: New Species, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:213; [10109]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 105, ATCC 33657

Name: Mycoplasma phocarhinis
Authors: Giebel et al. 1991
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:43
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonym: Mycoplasma phocirhinis

Name: Mycoplasma phocicerebrale
Authors: Giebel et al. 1991
Status: New Species, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:43; [10106], [10109]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 1049, ATCC 49640

Name: Mycoplasma phocidae
Authors: Ruhnke and Madoff 1992
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:213
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Synonym: Mycoplasma phocae

Name: Mycoplasma phocirhinis
Authors: Giebel et al. 1991
Status: New Species, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:43; [10106], [10109]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 852, ATCC 49639

Name: Mycoplasma pirum
Authors: Del Giudice et al. 1985
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35:285
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25960, HRC 70-159

Name: Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Authors: Somerson et al. 1963
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:332 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 15531

Name: Mycoplasma primatum
Authors: Del Giudice et al. 1971
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25948

Name: Mycoplasma pullorum
Authors: Jordan et al. 1982
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:114
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33553, CKK, NCTC 10187

Name: Mycoplasma pulmonis
Authors: (Sabin 1941) Freundt 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19612

Name: Mycoplasma putrefaciens
Authors: Tully et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 15718

Name: Mycoplasma salivarium
Authors: Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23064

Name: Mycoplasma simbae
Authors: Hill 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:520
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: LX, NCTC 11725

Name: Mycoplasma somnilux
Authors: Williamson et al. 1990
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:163
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49194, PYAN-1
Synonym: Entomoplasma somnilux

Name: Mycoplasma spermatophilum
Authors: Hill 1991
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41:232
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: AH159, NCTC 11720

Name: Mycoplasma spumans
Authors: Edward 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19526

Name: Mycoplasma sturni
Authors: Forsyth et al. 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:719; [5140]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51945, UCMF

Name: Mycoplasma sualvi
Authors: Gourlay et al. 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: Mayfield (clone B), NCTC 10170

Name: Mycoplasma subdolum
Authors: Lemcke and Kirchhoff 1979
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29870

Name: "Mycoplasma suipneumoniae"
Authors:
Status: Name Not Validly Published
Literature:
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: Aufn. in die Datenbank wegen der Risikogruppenliste (BG Chemie)

Name: Mycoplasma suis
Authors: (Splitter 1950) Neimark et al. 2002
Status: New Combination, Corrected Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:683; [742], [8082], [8381]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: revision of the former classification as "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemosuis"; nom. corrig.: Mycoplasma haemosuis (sic)
Type strain: no culture isolated
Synonyms: Eperythrozoon suis (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma synoviae
Authors: Olson et al. 1964
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25204

Name: Mycoplasma testudineum
Authors: Brown et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1529; [9403]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700618, BH29, MCCM 03231

Name: Mycoplasma testudinis
Authors: Hill 1985
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35:489
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 01008, NCTC 11701

Name: Mycoplasma verecundum
Authors: Gourlay et al. 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:333 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27862

Name: Mycoplasma wenyonii
Authors: (Adler and Ellenbogen 1934) Neimark et al. 2002
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:683; [742], [8082], [8381]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: revision of the former classification as "Candidatus Mycoplasma wenyonii"
Type strain: no culture isolated
Synonyms: Eperythrozoon wenyonii (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycoplasma yeatsii
Authors: DaMassa et al. 1994
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:483
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51346, GIH, NCTC 11730

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Genus MYCOBACTERIUM

Name: MYCOBACTERIUM
Authors: Lehmann and Neumann 1896
Status: Approved Lists
Type species: M. tuberculosis
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:324 (AL); [742]


Name: Mycobacterium abscessus
Authors: (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Kusunoki and Ezaki 1992
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:244; [4709]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19977, DSM 44196
Synonyms: Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. abscessus (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycobacterium africanum
Authors: Castets et al. 1969
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25420

Name: Mycobacterium agri
Authors: (ex Tsukamura 1972) Tsukamura 1981
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:256; [6505]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 90012, ATCC 27406, DSM 44515

Name: Mycobacterium aichiense
Authors: (ex Tsukamura 1973) Tsukamura 1981
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:274; [5147]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 49005, 5545, ATCC 27280, DSM 44147, NCTC 10820

Name: Mycobacterium alvei
Authors: Ausina et al. 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:531
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 103464, CR-21, DSM 44176

Name: Mycobacterium asiaticum
Authors: Weiszfeiler et al. 1971
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [5092]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25276, DSM 44297

Name: Mycobacterium aubagnense
Authors: Adkambi et al. 2006
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56:140; [10141]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: CCUG 50186, CIP 108543, U8

Name: Mycobacterium aurum
Authors: Tsukamura 1966
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [4498]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23366, DSM 43999

Name: Mycobacterium austroafricanum
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:467; [4448]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33464, DSM 44191, E9789-SA12441

Name: Mycobacterium avium
Authors: Chester 1901
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [6096]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)

Name: Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium
Authors: Chester 1901 emend. Thorel et al. 1990
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:259; [6096]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Comment: subspecies automatically created according to Rule 46; emend. description: IJSB 40:258*
Type strain: ATCC 25291, DSM 44156

Name: Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
Authors: (Bergey et al. 1923) Thorel et al. 1990
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:259; [6096]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19698, DSM 44133
Synonyms: Mycobacterium paratuberculosis (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycobacterium avium subsp. silvaticum
Authors: Thorel et al. 1990
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:259; [6096]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 6409, CIP 103317, DSM 44175

Name: Mycobacterium boenickei
Authors: Schinsky et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1664; [9243]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49935, DSM 44677, W5998

Name: Mycobacterium bohemicum
Authors: Reischl et al. 1998
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48:1354; [7224]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 2938-X86, DSM 44277

Name: Mycobacterium bolletii
Authors: Adkambi et al. 2006
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56:140; [10141]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: BD, CCUG 50184, CIP 108541

Name: Mycobacterium botniense
Authors: Torkko et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:288; [7642]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700701, DSM 44536, E347

Name: Mycobacterium bovis
Authors:
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL) 52:435
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Synonym: Mycobacterium bovis subsp. bovis

Name: Mycobacterium bovis subsp. bovis
Authors: Karlson and Lessel 1970
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:435
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Comment: subspecies automatically created according to Rule 46
Type strain: ATCC 19210

Name: Mycobacterium bovis subsp. caprae
Authors: (Aranaz et al. 1999) Niemann et al. 2002
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:435; [7464], [8358]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 105776, gM-1
Synonym: Mycobacterium caprae

Name: Mycobacterium branderi
Authors: Koukila-Khkl et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:552
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 52157, ATCC 51789, DSM 44624

Name: Mycobacterium brisbanense
Authors: Schinsky et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1665; [9243]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49938, DSM 44680, W6743

Name: Mycobacterium brumae
Authors: Luquin et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:411
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 103465, CR-270, DSM 44177

Name: Mycobacterium canariasense
Authors: Jimenez et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1733; [9398]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 502329, CCUG 47953, CIP 107998, DSM 44828

Name: Mycobacterium caprae
Authors: (Aranaz et al. 1999) Aranaz et al. 2003
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53:1788; [7464], [9064]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC BAA-824, CIP 105776, gM-1
Synonyms: Mycobacterium bovis subsp. caprae, Mycobacterium tuberculosis subsp. caprae (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycobacterium celatum
Authors: Butler et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:547
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 51131, CDC 90-0899, DSM 44243

Name: Mycobacterium chelonae
Authors: (Bergey et al. 1923) Kubica et al. 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [5827]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)

Name: Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. abscessus
Authors: (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Kubica et al. 1972
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL)
Type strain: ATCC 19977, DSM 44196
Synonym: Mycobacterium abscessus

Name: Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. chelonae
Authors: (Bergey et al. 1923) Kubica et al. 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [5827]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 43804, NCTC 946

Name: Mycobacterium chelonei
Authors:
Status: Orthographically Incorrect Name
Literature:
Synonym: Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. chelonae

Name: Mycobacterium chimaera
Authors: Tortoli et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1283; [9336]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 107892, DSM 44623, FI-01069

Name: Mycobacterium chitae
Authors: Tsukamura 1967
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [787]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19627, DSM 44633

Name: Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum
Authors: (Apajalahti et al. 1986) Hggblom et al. 1994
Status: New Combination
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44:491; [4469]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Comment: see also: Briglia et al. IJSB 44:494*
Type strain: DSM 43826, PCP-1, PCP-I
Synonyms: Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus (homotypic synonym)

Name: Mycobacterium chubuense
Authors: (ex Tsukamura 1973) Tsukamura 1981
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:274; [5147]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 48013, 5517, ATCC 27278, DSM 44219, NCTC 10819

Name: Mycobacterium confluentis
Authors: Kirschner et al. 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:261
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 1389/90, DSM 44017

Name: Mycobacterium conspicuum
Authors: Springer et al. 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:362 (validation list); [6333], [6379]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 3895/92, DSM 44136

Name: Mycobacterium cookii
Authors: Kazda et al. 1990
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40:220; [5122]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49103, DSM 43922, NZ2

Name: Mycobacterium cosmeticum
Authors: Cooksey et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:2390; [9441]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: ATCC BAA-878, CIP 108170, LTA-388, DSM 44829

Name: Mycobacterium diernhoferi
Authors: (ex Bnicke and Juhasz 1965) Tsukamura et al. 1983
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:468; [4448]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 41001, ATCC 19340, DSM 43524

Name: Mycobacterium doricum
Authors: Tortoli et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:2011; [8284]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 106867, DSM 44339, FI-13295

Name: Mycobacterium duvalii
Authors: Stanford and Gunthorpe 1971
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL); [9060]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44244, NCTC 358

Name: Mycobacterium elephantis
Authors: Shojaei et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:1819; [7926]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 484, DSM 44368

Name: Mycobacterium fallax
Authors: Levy-Frebault et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:342; [6319]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 8139, DSM 44179

Name: Mycobacterium farcinogenes
Authors: Chamoiseau 1973
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:325 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: CCM 6181, DSM 43637, NCTC 10955

Name: Mycobacterium flavescens
Authors: Bojalil et al. 1962
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [731]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 14474, DSM 43991

Name: Mycobacterium florentinum
Authors: Tortoli et al. 2005
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55:1105; [9563]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: CIP 108409, DSM 44852, FI-93171

Name: Mycobacterium fortuitum
Authors: da Costa Cruz 1938
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)

Name: Mycobacterium fortuitum subsp. acetamidolyticum
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1986
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36:489 (validation list); [3016], [5496]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 35931, DSM 44220, NCH E11620

Name: Mycobacterium fortuitum subsp. fortuitum
Authors: da Costa Cruz 1938
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 6841, DSM 46621

Name: Mycobacterium frederiksbergense
Authors: Willumsen et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1719; [8218]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44346, FAn9, NRRL B-24126

Name: Mycobacterium gadium
Authors: Casal and Calero 1974
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [5151]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27726, DSM 44077

Name: Mycobacterium gastri
Authors: Wayne 1966
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 15754, DSM 43505, IMET 10662

Name: Mycobacterium genavense
Authors: Bttger et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:842; [7507]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 2289, ATCC 51234

Name: Mycobacterium gilvum
Authors: Stanford and Gunthorpe 1971
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [9060]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 10742, DSM 44503

Name: Mycobacterium goodii
Authors: Brown et al. 1999
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:1509; [7532]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700504, DSM 44492, MO69

Name: Mycobacterium gordonae
Authors: Bojalil et al. 1962
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [731]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 14470, DSM 44160

Name: Mycobacterium haemophilum
Authors: Sompolinsky et al. 1978
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [8633]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29548, DSM 44634

Name: Mycobacterium hassiacum
Authors: Schrder et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:90; [6731]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 3849, DSM 44199

Name: Mycobacterium heckeshornense
Authors: Roth et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:263 (validation list); [7994], [8064]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44428, S369

Name: Mycobacterium heidelbergense
Authors: Haas et al. 1998
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48:627 (validation list); [7116], [7845]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 2554/91, ATCC 51253, DSM 44471

Name: Mycobacterium hiberniae
Authors: Kazda et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:355
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49874, DSM 44241, Hi 11

Name: Mycobacterium hodleri
Authors: Kleespies et al. 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:686; [6334]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44183, EMI2

Name: Mycobacterium holsaticum
Authors: Richter et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:1995; [8653]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 1406, CCUG 46267, DSM 44478

Name: Mycobacterium houstonense
Authors: Schinsky et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1665; [9243]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49403, DSM 44676, W5198

Name: Mycobacterium immunogenum
Authors: Wilson et al. 2001
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51:1762; [8223]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700505, BH29, CIP 106684, MC 779, DSM 44764

Name: Mycobacterium interjectum
Authors: Springer et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:197 (validation list); [5093], [5225]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 4185/92, ATCC 51457, DSM 44064

Name: Mycobacterium intermedium
Authors: Meier et al. 1993
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43:207
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 1669/91

Name: Mycobacterium intracellulare
Authors: (Cuttino and McCabe 1949) Runyon 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [6102]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 13950, DSM 43223

Name: Mycobacterium kansasii
Authors: Hauduroy 1955
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 12478, DSM 44162

Name: Mycobacterium komossense
Authors: Kazda and Mller 1979
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [5152]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33013, DSM 44078

Name: Mycobacterium kubicae
Authors: Floyd et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:1814; [7925]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700732, CDC 941078, CIP 106428, DSM 44627

Name: Mycobacterium lacus
Authors: Turenne et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:2138; [8671]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC BAA-323, DSM 44577, NRCM 00-225

Name: Mycobacterium lentiflavum
Authors: Springer et al. 1996
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46:836 (validation list); [6515], [6530]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 2186/92, ATCC 51985, DSM 44418

Name: Mycobacterium leprae
Authors: (Hansen 1880) Lehmann and Neumann 1896
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: Has not been cultivated

Name: Mycobacterium lepraemurium
Authors: Marchoux and Sorel 1912
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:326 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: no type strain specified due to difficulties in cultivation

Name: Mycobacterium madagascariense
Authors: Kazda et al. 1992
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:526; [8718]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49865, P2, DSM 44834

Name: Mycobacterium mageritense
Authors: Domenech et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:539; [6822]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Comment: misspelled "margeritense" in Notification List; IJSB 47:918
Type strain: 938, CIP 104973, DSM 44476

Name: Mycobacterium malmoense
Authors: Schrder and Juhlin 1977
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [6108]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 29571, DSM 44163

Name: Mycobacterium marinum
Authors: Aronson 1926
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [742], [792]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 927, DSM 44344, NCTC 2275

Name: Mycobacterium microti
Authors: Reed 1957
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [742]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: NCTC 8710

Name: Mycobacterium montefiorense
Authors: Levi et al. 2003
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53:1701 (validation list); [9062], [9118]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC BAA-256, DSM 44602

Name: Mycobacterium moriokaense
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1986
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36:333; [6508]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 43059, DSM 44221, NCH E11715

Name: Mycobacterium mucogenicum
Authors: Springer et al. 1995
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45:266; [5950]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49650, DSM 44625

Name: Mycobacterium murale
Authors: Vuorio et al. 1999
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:34; [7298]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44340, MA112/96

Name: Mycobacterium nebraskense
Authors: Mohamed et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:2060; [9471]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: ATCC BAA-837, DSM 44803, UNMC-MY1349

Name: Mycobacterium neoaurum
Authors: Tsukamura 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [5146]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25795, DSM 44074

Name: Mycobacterium neworleansense
Authors: Schinsky et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1665; [9243]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 49404, DSM 44679, W6705

Name: Mycobacterium nonchromogenicum
Authors: Tsukamura 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [6102]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19530, DSM 44164

Name: Mycobacterium novocastrense
Authors: Shojaei et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:1206; [6985]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 73, DSM 44203

Name: Mycobacterium obuense
Authors: (ex Tsukamura and Mizuno 1971) Tsukamura and Mizuno 1981
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:274; [5147], [5148]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 4388, 47001, ATCC 27023, DSM 44075, NCTC 10778

Name: Mycobacterium palustre
Authors: Torkko et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:1524; [8570]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC BAA-377, DSM 44572, E846

Name: Mycobacterium parafortuitum
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL)
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19686, DSM 43528

Name: Mycobacterium parascrofulaceum
Authors: Turenne et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1550; [9387]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC BAA-614, DSM 44648, HSC-68

Name: Mycobacterium paratuberculosis
Authors: Bergey et al. 1923
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL)
Type strain: ATCC 19698
Synonym: Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

Name: Mycobacterium parmense
Authors: Fanti et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1126; [9189]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 107385, DSM 44553, MUP 1182

Name: Mycobacterium peregrinum
Authors: (ex Bojalil et al. 1962) Kusunoki and Ezaki 1992
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42:244; [4709]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 14467, DSM 43271

Name: Mycobacterium phlei
Authors: Lehmann and Neumann 1899
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [5816]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 11758, ATCC 19249, DSM 43239, NCTC 8151

Name: Mycobacterium phocaicum
Authors: Adkambi et al. 2006
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56:140; [10141]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: CCUG 50185, CIP 108542, N4

Name: Mycobacterium pinnipedii
Authors: Cousins et al. 2003
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53:1312; [8994]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: 6482, ATCC BAA-688, NCTC 13288

Name: Mycobacterium porcinum
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:164; [6700]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33776, DSM 44242, E 10241-1

Name: Mycobacterium poriferae
Authors: Padgitt and Moshier 1987
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37:189; [8275]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 35087, DSM 44585, no. 47

Name: Mycobacterium pseudoshottsii
Authors: Rhodes et al. 2005
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55:1145; [9775]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: ATCC BAA-883, L15, NCTC 13318

Name: Mycobacterium psychrotolerans
Authors: Trujillo et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:1462; [9382]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44697, LMG 21953, WA101

Name: Mycobacterium pulveris
Authors: Tsukamura et al. 1983
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33:811; [6509]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 35154, DSM 44222, NCH 33505

Name: Mycobacterium pyrenivorans
Authors: Derz et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:2317; [9461]
Risk group: ?
Type strain: 17A3, DSM 44605, NRRL B-24349

Name: Mycobacterium rhodesiae
Authors: Tsukamura 1981
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:274; [5147]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 02002, 5295, ATCC 27024, DSM 44223, NCTC 10779

Name: Mycobacterium saskatchewanense
Authors: Turenne et al. 2004
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54:666; [9126]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 00-250, ATCC BAA-544, CIP 108114, DSM 44616

Name: Mycobacterium scrofulaceum
Authors: Prissick and Masson 1956
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [4494]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19981, DSM 43992

Name: Mycobacterium senegalense
Authors: (Chamoiseau 1973) Chamoiseau 1979
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 43656, IMET 7381, NCTC 10956

Name: Mycobacterium septicum
Authors: Schinsky et al. 2000
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50:580; [7683]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700731, DSM 44393, W4964

Name: Mycobacterium shimoidei
Authors: (ex Tsukamura et al. 1975) Tsukamura 1982
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32:67; [6120]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 27962, DSM 44152, E4796

Name: Mycobacterium shottsii
Authors: Rhodes et al. 2003
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53:424; [8812]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700981, M175, NCTC 13215

Name: Mycobacterium simiae
Authors: Karassova et al. 1965
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [742], [6110]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 25275, DSM 44165

Name: Mycobacterium smegmatis
Authors: (Trevisan 1889) Lehmann and Neumann 1899
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:327 (AL); [5816]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19420, DSM 43756, NCTC 8159

Name: Mycobacterium sphagni
Authors: Kazda 1980
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:81; [5150]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 33027, DSM 44076, SpH 38

Name: Mycobacterium szulgai
Authors: Marks et al. 1972
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [6111]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44166, NCTC 10831

Name: Mycobacterium terrae
Authors: Wayne 1966
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [6102]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 15755, DSM 43227

Name: Mycobacterium thermoresistibile
Authors: Tsukamura 1966
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [4498]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19527, DSM 44167

Name: Mycobacterium tokaiense
Authors: (ex Tsukamura et al. 1973) Tsukamura 1981
Status: New Species, Revived Name
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31:274; [5147]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: 47503, 5553, ATCC 27282, NCTC 10821, DSM 44635

Name: Mycobacterium triplex
Authors: Floyd et al. 1997
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47:601 (validation list); [6828], [6839]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: 90-1019, ATCC 700071, DSM 44626

Name: Mycobacterium triviale
Authors: Kubica 1970
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [6101]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 23292, DSM 44153

Name: Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Type species)
Authors: (Zopf 1883) Lehmann and Neumann 1896
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [742], [7464]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Comment: transfer of M. tuberculosis subsp. caprae to M. bovis reduces M. tuberculosis subsp. tuberculosis to M. tuberculosis
Type strain: ATCC 27294

Name: Mycobacterium tuberculosis subsp. caprae
Authors: Aranaz et al. 1999
Status: Basonym
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:1271; [7464]
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: CIP 105776, gM-1
Synonym: Mycobacterium caprae

Name: Mycobacterium tuberculosis subsp. tuberculosis
Authors: (Zopf 1883) Lehmann and Neumann 1896
Status: New Subspecies
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [7464]
Risk group: ?
Comment: subspecies automatically created according to Rule 40d (formerly Rule 46) by the valid publication of Mycobacterium tuberculosis subsp. caprae
Synonym: Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Name: Mycobacterium tusciae
Authors: Tortoli et al. 1999
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:1843; [7560]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 44338, FI-25796

Name: Mycobacterium ulcerans
Authors: MacCallum et al. 1950
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL)
Risk group: 3 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 19423

Name: Mycobacterium vaccae
Authors: Bnicke and Juhasz 1964
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL)
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 15483, DSM 43292, NCIB 9937

Name: Mycobacterium vanbaalenii
Authors: Khan et al. 2002
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52:2001; [8654]
Risk group: 1 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 7251, NRRL B-24157, PYR-1

Name: Mycobacterium wolinskyi
Authors: Brown et al. 1999
Status: New Species
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49:1508; [7532]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: ATCC 700010, DSM 44493, MO739

Name: Mycobacterium xenopi
Authors: Schwabacher 1959
Status: Approved Lists
Literature: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30:328 (AL); [6102]
Risk group: 2 (German classification)
Type strain: DSM 43995, NCTC 10042

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Dear Sage treepatrol where the creeks are red,

Please explain the German classification of risk categories.

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p.s. - the plural of genus is genera
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