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Blastochloris viridis

Taxonomy ID: 1079 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1079)
current name
Blastochloris viridis (Drews and Giesbrecht 1966) Hiraishi 1997
type strain of Blastochloris viridis: ATCC:19567, CCUG:30818, CCUG:7830, DSM:133, HAMBI:1089, BCCM/LMG:4321, NBRC:102659, personal::G. Drews F
homotypic synonym:
Rhodopseudomonas viridis Drews and Giesbrecht 1966 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
NCBI BLAST name: a-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Alphaproteobacteria; Hyphomicrobiales; Blastochloridaceae; Blastochloris
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 97 24
Protein 15,356 -
Structure 58 -
Genome 1 -
PubMed Central 347 -
SRA Experiments 2 -
Identical Protein Groups 6,775 -
BioProject 4 -
BioSample 5 3
Assembly 5 2
Taxonomy 1 -


Comments and References:

Drews G & Giesbrecht P (1966a)
Drews, G., and Giesbrecht, P. "Rhodopseudomonas viridis, n. sp., a newly isolated, obligate phototrophic bacterium." Arch. Mikrobiol. (1966) 53:255-262. ( in German) [No abstract available.]
Drews G & Giesbrecht P (1966b)
Drews, G., and Giesbrecht, P. "The designation of the strain F of Rhodopseudomonas viridis as type strain." Arch. Mikrobiol. (1966) 55:91-92. (in German) [No abstract available.]
Hiraishi A (1997)
Hiraishi, A. "Transfer of the bacteriochlorophyll b-containing phototrophic bacteria Rhodopseudomonas viridis and Rhodopseudomonas sulfoviridis to the genus Blastochloris gen. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:217-219.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Rhodopseudomonas viridis)
Skerman, V.B.D., McGowan, V., and Sneath, P.H.A. (editors): "Approved lists of bacterial names." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1980) 30:225-420.
Tsukatani Y et al. (2015)
Tsukatani, Y., Hirose, Y., Harada, J., Misawa, N., Mori, K., Inoue, K., and Tamiaki, H. "Complete genome sequence of the bacteriochlorophyll b-producing photosynthetic bacterium Blastochloris viridis." Genome Announc. (2015) 3:e01006-15.

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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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