Leptospiraceae

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Leptospiraceae
Scientific classification e
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Spirochaetes
Order: Spirochaetales
Family: Leptospiraceae

Leptospiraceae is a family of spirochetes.[1]

It includes the genus Leptospira which contains some pathogenic species.[2]

Systematic[edit]

Following species belong to the Family Leptospiraceae:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov". Retrieved 2009-04-22. 
  2. ^ Morey RE, Galloway RL, Bragg SL, Steigerwalt AG, Mayer LW, Levett PN (October 2006). "Species-specific identification of Leptospiraceae by 16S rRNA gene sequencing". J. Clin. Microbiol. 44 (10): 3510–6. doi:10.1128/JCM.00670-06. PMC 1594759. PMID 17021075. 
  3. ^ Euzéby, J. P. "List of Prokaryotic Names with Standing in Nomenclature". Retrieved March 28, 2014.