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Leptospirillum ferrooxidans

Taxonomy ID: 180 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid180)
current name
Leptospirillum ferrooxidans Hippe 2000
type strain of Leptospirillum ferrooxidans: ATCC:29047, DSM:2705, VKM:B-1339, personal::L15
homotypic synonym:
"Leptospirillum ferrooxidans" Markosyan 1972, effective name 1)
Leptospirillum sp. DSM 2391
NCBI BLAST name: bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Nitrospirota; Nitrospiria; Nitrospirales; Nitrospiraceae; Leptospirillum; Leptospirillum sp. Group I
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 350 344 11
Protein 5,128 2,703 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 10 10 -
GEO Datasets 4 4 -
PubMed Central 231 231 -
Gene 5,020 66 -
Protein Clusters 1,218 1,218 -
Identical Protein Groups 3,118 2,662 -
BioProject 4 3 -
BioSample 19 18 -
Assembly 17 16 -
Taxonomy 2 1 -


Comments and References:

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.]
Leptospirillum sp. DSM2391
This strain is identified as Leptospirillum ferrooxidans in the DSM entry for accession 2391.

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Leptospirillum ferrooxidans (ex Markosyan 1972) Hippe 2000 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Leptospirillum ferrooxidans culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
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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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