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Weissella viridescens

Taxonomy ID: 1629 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1629)
current name
Weissella viridescens (Niven and Evans 1957) Collins et al. 1994
Lactobacillus viridescens Niven and Evans 1957 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Lactobacillus viridescens: ATCC:12706, CCM:56, BCRC:11650, CCUG:21533, CCUG:30502, CECT:283, CIP:102810, DSM:20410, IAM:13546, JCM:1174, BCCM/LMG:3507, NCCB:71015, NCIMB:8965, NCFB:1655, NCDO:1655, NRIC:1536, NRRL:B-1951, VKM:B-1528, NCTC:13645, NCTC:13770
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Lactobacillaceae; Weissella
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 1,195 528
Protein 19,454 -
Structure 11 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 23 -
PubMed Central 190 -
Gene 3,261 -
SRA Experiments 19 -
Identical Protein Groups 11,730 -
BioProject 16 -
BioSample 33 16
Assembly 13 -
Taxonomy 1 -


Comments and References:

Collins MD et al. (1993b)
Collins, M.D., Samelis, J., Metaxopoulos, J., and Wallbanks, S. "Taxonomic studies on some leuconostoc-like organisms from fermented sausages: description of a new genus Weissella for the Leuconostoc paramesenteroides group of species." J. Appl. Bacteriol. (1993) 75:595-603.
Hill LR et al. (1984) (reference relating to orthographic revision)
Hill, L.R., Skerman, V.B.D., and Sneath, P.H.A. "Corrigenda to the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names edited for the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34(4):508-511. [No PubMed record available.]
Lessel EF & Rogosa M (1971)
Lessel, E.F., and Rogosa, M. "Designation of the type strain of Lactobacillus viridescens Niven and Evans." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1971) 21:238-239.
Niven CF & Evans JB (1957)
Niven, C.F. Jr., and Evans, J.B. "Lactobacillus viridescens nov. spec. A heterofermentative species that produces a green discoloration of cured meat pigments." J. Bacteriol. (1957) 73:758-759. [No abstract available.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Lactobacillus viridescens)
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.
VALIDATION LIST No. 49. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1994) 44:370-371.

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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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