family Rickettsiaceae

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Synonyms for family Rickettsiaceae

microorganism resembling bacteria inhabiting arthropod tissues but capable of causing disease in vertebrates

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A BLAST search was conducted with this sequence (GenBank accession EF433794) that produced significant alignments to multiple Wolbachia species in the [alpha]-proteobacterial family Rickettsiaceae.
rickettsii, a small bacterium in the family Rickettsiaceae (which consists of genera: Rickettsia and Orientia).
burnetii, in the [gamma]-proteobacteria, order Legionellaceae, whereas the rickettsiae are classified as [alpha]-proteobacteria, order Rickettsiales, family Rickettsiaceae.
The latest deadly tick disease, ehrlichiosis, is caused by Ehrlichia, a genus of bacteria in the family Rickettsiaceae.
Genetic relationships among the members of the family Rickettsiaceae as shown by DNA restriction fragment polymorphism analysis.
Scrub typhus, a widely endemic disease in Asian Pacific regions, is caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi, a gram-negative obligate intracellular bacterium in the family Rickettsiaceae.
quintana was classified in the genus Rochalimaea, tribe Rickettsiae, family Rickettsiaceae.