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Taxonomy ID: 179 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid179)
current name
Leptospirillum (ex Markosyan 1972) Hippe 2000
homotypic synonym:
"Leptospirillum" Markosyan 1972, effective name 1)
NCBI BLAST name: bacteria
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Nitrospirota; Nitrospiria; Nitrospirales; Nitrospiraceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 4,330 -
Protein 41,578 1,408
Structure 6 -
Genome 4 1
Popset 58 53
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 4 -
PubMed Central 733 733
Gene 10,145 -
SRA Experiments 57 16
Protein Clusters 1,360 515
Identical Protein Groups 22,143 1,408
BioProject 30 4
BioSample 135 16
Assembly 104 -
Taxonomy 51 1


Comments and References:

Leptospirillum (LPSN link)
Hippe H (2000)
Hippe, H. "Leptospirillum gen. nov. (ex Markosyan 1972), nom. rev., including Leptospirillum ferrooxidans sp. nov. (ex Markosyan 1972), nom. rev. and Leptospirillum thermoferrooxidans sp. nov. (Golovacheva et al. 1992)." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:501-503.
Markosyan GE (1972)
Markosyan, G.E. "A new iron-oxidizing bacterium -- Leptospirillum ferrooxidans nov. gen. nov. sp." Biol. Zh. Arm. [Biol. J. Armenia] (1972) 25: 26-29. [No PubMed record available.]

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Leptospirillum taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Leptospirillum taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
LBSN taxonomy/phylogenetic List of Bacterial names with Standing in Nomenclature
OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
Leptospirillum (ex Markosyan, 1972) Hippe, 2000 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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