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Abstract

A previously undescribed -like bacterium was isolated from a lesion in the jaw of a cow. Based on its cellular morphology and the results of biochemical testing, the organism was tentatively identified as a member of the genus . Comparative 16S rRNA gene sequencing studies showed that the bacterium represents a hitherto unknown species within the genus , and is related to a group of species that includes and its close relatives. It is proposed that the unknown organism be classified as sp. nov. (the type strain is CCUG 46091=CIP 107423).

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Similarity dendrogram based on whole-cell protein patterns of sp. nov. and related species. Levels of correlation are expressed as percentages of similarity for convenience. [PDF](186 KB)



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