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Acidithrix ferrooxidans

Taxonomy ID: 1280514 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1280514)
current name
Acidithrix ferrooxidans Jones and Johnson 2022 in [Validation List No. 208 (2022)]
type strain of Acidithrix ferrooxidans: personal::PY-F3, DSM:28176, JCM:19728
homotypic synonym:
"Acidithrix ferrooxidans" Kay et al. 2013, effective name 1) in [Kay CM et al. (2013)]
"Acidithrix ferrooxidans" Jones and Johnson 2015, effective name 2) in [Jones RM & Johnson DB (2015)]
acid streamer bacterium Py-F3
NCBI BLAST name: actinobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinomycetota; Acidimicrobiia; Acidimicrobiales; Acidimicrobiaceae; Acidithrix
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 370 370
Protein 5,948 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 1 -
PubMed Central 20 -
Identical Protein Groups 4,398 -
BioProject 2 -
BioSample 1 1
Assembly 1 -
Taxonomy 1 -


Comments and References:

Validation List No. 208 (2022)
Validation List No. 208: "Valid publication of new names and new combinations effectively published outside the IJSEM." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2022) 72(11):005592.
Kay CM et al. (2013), doi: 10.3390/life3010189, PubMed: abstract
Kay CM, Rowe OF, Rocchetti L, Coupland K, Hallberg KB, Johnson DB. 2013. Evolution of microbial "streamer" growths in an acidic, metal-contaminated stream draining an abandoned underground copper mine. Life (Basel) 3(1):189-210.
Jones RM & Johnson DB (2015), PubMed: abstract
Jones, R.M., and Barrie Johnson, D. "Acidithrix ferrooxidans gen. nov., sp. nov.;, a filamentous and obligately heterotrophic, acidophilic member of the Actinobacteria that catalyzes dissimilatory oxido-reduction of iron." Res. Microbiol. (2015) 166(2):111-120.

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GOLD: Go0019223 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
2585428127: Acidithrix ferrooxidans Py-F3 organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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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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