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Rickettsia asembonensis

Taxonomy ID: 1068590 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1068590)
current name
Rickettsia asembonensis Maina et al. 2016
type strain of Rickettsia asembonensis: personal::NMRCii, DSM:100172, CDC CRIRC RAS001, ATCC:VR:1827
homotypic synonym:
"Candidatus Rickettsia asemboensis" Jiang et al. 2013, candidatus name 1)
Rickettsia sp. F30
Rickettsia sp. F82
NCBI BLAST name: a-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Alphaproteobacteria; Rickettsiales; Rickettsiaceae; Rickettsieae; Rickettsia; spotted fever group
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 297
Protein 2,520
Genome 1
Popset 4
PubMed Central 16
Identical Protein Groups 1,437
Bio Project 2
Bio Sample 1
Assembly 2
Taxonomy 1


Comments and References:

Jiang J et al. (2013b)
Jiang, J., Maina, A.N., Knobel, D.L., Cleaveland, S., Laudisoit, A., Wamburu, K., Ogola, E., Parola, P., Breiman, R.F., Njenga, M.K., and Richards, A.L. "Molecular detection of rickettsia felis and candidatus rickettsia asemboensis in fleas from human habitats, Asembo, Kenya." Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. (2013) 13:550-558.
Jima DD et al. (2015)
Jima, D.D., Luce-Fedrow, A., Yang, Y., Maina, A.N., Snesrud, E.C., Otiang, E., Njenga, K., Jarman, R.G., Richards, A.L., and Hang, J. "Whole-genome sequence of 'Candidatus Rickettsia asemboensis' strain NMRCii, isolated from fleas of western Kenya." Genome Announc. (2015) 3:e00018-15.
Maina AN et al. (2016)
Maina, A.N., Luce-Fedrow, A., Omulo, S., Hang, J., Chan, T.-C., Ade, F., Jima, D.D., Ogola, E., Ge, H., Breiman, R.F., Njenga, M.K., and Richards, A.L. "Isolation and characterization of a new Rickettsia species (Rickettsia asembonensis sp. nov.) obtained from cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis)." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2016) 66:4512-4517.
Murray RG & Stackebrandt E (1995)
Murray, R.G., and Stackebrandt, E. "Taxonomic note: implementation of the provisional status Candidatus for incompletely described procaryotes." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45:186-187.
Murray RG & Schleifer KH (1994)
Murray, R.G., and Schleifer, K.H. "Taxonomic notes: a proposal for recording the properties of putative taxa of procaryotes." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1994) 44:174-176.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Rickettsia asembonensis meta-databases BacDive
Candidatus Rickettsia asemboensis NMRCii organism-specific BioCyc
GOLD: Go0113871 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
2802429295: Rickettsia asembonensis NMRCii organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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