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Sarcina ventriculi

Taxonomy ID: 1267 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1267)
current name
Sarcina ventriculi Goodsir 1842 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Sarcina ventriculi: ATCC:19633, NCTC:12966, DSM:286, BCRC:15563, ATCC:29068
homotypic synonym:
"Zymosarcina ventriculi" (Goodsir 1842) Smit 1930, effective name 2)
Clostridium ventriculi (Goodsir 1842) Lawson and Rainey 2016, nom. illeg. 3)
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Clostridia; Eubacteriales; Clostridiaceae; Sarcina
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 666 39
Protein 11,945 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 8 -
PubMed Central 129 -
SRA Experiments 4 -
Identical Protein Groups 8,448 -
BioProject 7 -
BioSample 14 1
Assembly 10 1
PubChem BioAssay 1 -
Taxonomy 1 -


Comments and References:

Goodsir J (1842)
Goodsir, J. "History of a case in which a fluid periodically ejected from the stomach contained vegetable organisms of an undescribed form." Edinburgh Medical Surgery Journal (1842) 57:430-443. [No PubMed record available.]
Labeda DP (1997)
Labeda, D.P. "Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology. VIIIth International Congress of Microbiology and Applied Bacteriology. Minutes of the Meetings, 17 and 22 August 1996, Jerusalem, Israel." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:240-241. [N.B.: the proposal of Wilhelm and Collins (1994) is denied.]
Lawson PA & Rainey FA (2016)
Lawson, P.A., and Rainey, F.A. "Proposal to restrict the genus Clostridium (Prazmowski) to Clostridium butyricum and related species." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2016) 66:1009-1016.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Sarcina ventriculi)
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.
Tindall BJ (2016)
Tindall, B.J. "Priority of the genus name Clostridium Prazmowski 1880 (Approved Lists 1980) vs Sarcina Goodsir 1842 (Approved Lists 1980) and the creation of the illegitimate combinations Clostridium maximum (Lindner 1888) Lawson and Rainey 2016 and Clostridium ventriculi (Goodsir 1842) Lawson and Rainey 2016 that may not be used." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2016) 66:4890-4894.
Willems A & Collins MD (1994)
Willems, A., and Collins, M.D. "Phylogenetic placement of Sarcina ventriculi and Sarcina maxima within group I Clostridium, a possible problem for future revision of the genus Clostridium. Request for an opinion." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1994) 44:591-593.

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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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