genomovar

ge·no·mo·var

(jē-nōmō-var)
Term used to denote bacteria within a genus that are genotypically distinct but cannot be differentiated based on phenotypic characteristics.
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Phenotypic methods for determining genomovar status of the Burkholderia cepacia complex.
(2002) Comparative assessment of genotyping methods for epidemiologic study of Burkholderia cepacia Genomovar III.
Reclassification of Paenibacillus riograndensis as a genomovar of Paenibacillus sonchi: Genome-based metrics improve bacterial taxonomic classification.
LiPuma, "Comparative assessment of genotyping methods for epidemiologic study of Burkholderia cepacia Genomovar III," Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol.
Burkholderia cepacia genomovar III is a common plant associated bacterium.
Initially, it was known as Rothia dentocariosa genomovar II.
Muscle infection in imported neon tetra, Paracheirodoninnesi Myers: limited occurance of microscporidia and predominance of sever forms of columnaris diseases caused by an Asian genomovar of Flavobaterium columnare.
Genomovar ascription by RFLP analysis of the 16S rRNA gene grouped all the isolates under genomovar II.
Proposal to accomodate Burkholderia cepacia genomovar VI as Burkholderia dolosa sp.
Genomovar status was determined by amplification of the entire recA gene followed by RFLP (11).
Bacteria that cannot be consistently identified by phenotype should not be given a new species name; taxonomically, such groups should be referred to as Genomovar I, Genomovar II, etc.