Bartonellaceae


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Bartonellaceae

 [bahr″to-nel-la´se-e]
a family of the order Rickettsiales, occurring as pathogenic parasites in the erythrocytes of humans and other animals.

Bar·ton·el·la·ce·ae

(bar'ton-el-ā'sē-ē),
A family of bacteria that currently includes the genus Bartonella. Based on S16 rRNA studies, the former genera of Rochalimaea and Grahamella have been merged with the genus Bartonella, retaining their species names.

Bar·to·nel·la·ce·ae

(bahr-tō-nel-ā'sē-ē)
A family of bacteria that currently includes the genus Bartonella. On the basis of S16 rRNA studies, the former genera of Rochalimaea and Grahamella have been merged with the genus Bartonella, retaining their species names.
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nov., and to remove the family Bartonellaceae from the order Rickettsiales.
Other known pathogenic bacteria transmitted by ticks are intracellular alpha proteobacteria, which includes the families Anaplasmataceae, Bartonellaceae, and Rickettsiaceae (3).
The Bartonellaceae and related organisms: taxonomic analysis and new methods for identification and detection [thesis].