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Rickettsiaceae

 [rĭ-ket″se-a´se-e]
a family of the order Rickettsiales.
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Reorganization of gene in families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in the order Rickettsiales: unification of some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehriichia with neorickettsia, description of six new species combinations and designations.
Taxa Names Domain Bacteria Phylum Proteobacteria Class Alphaproteobacteria Subclass Rickettsidae Order Rickettsiales Family Rickettsiaceae Genus Wolbachia Type species Wolbachia pipientis, Hertig 1936 Table 2: Taxonomic classification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae).
DISCUSSION: Scrub Typhus, or tsutsugamushi disease is a febrile illness caused by bacteria of the family Rickettsiaceae and named Orientia tsutsugamushi.
Somatic Wolbachia (Rickettsiales: Rickettsiaceae) levels in Culex quinquefasciatus and Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) and resistance to West Nile virus infection.
Recent taxonomic changes have reclassified the families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in the order Rickettsiales with the unification of some species of Ehrlichia under the unique species Anaplasma phagocytophilum [2].
Emelyanov, "Rickettsiaceae, rickettsia-like endosymbionts, and the origin of mitochondria," Bioscience Reports, vol.
Recognition of genera in the families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in order Rickesttsiales: unification of some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrilichi with Neorickettsia description of six new species combinations and designation of Ehrlichia equi and "HGE agent" as subjective synonyms of Ehrlichia phagocytophia.
Thelytoky in hymenopteran parasitoids is often the result of infection with intracellular endosymbionts, especially the bacterium Wolbachia pipientis (Rickettsiales: Rickettsiaceae) (Werren et al.
Rickettsia typhi as well as Rickettsia prowazekii, belongs to Tifus Group in the Rickettsiaceae Family from Rickettsialis Order and is the causative organism of murine or endemic typhus (2).