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Leptothrix discophora

Taxonomy ID: 89 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid89)
Scientific name: Leptothrix discophora (ex Schwers 1912) Spring et al. 1997
type strain of Leptothrix discophora: ATCC:43182
type strain of Leptothrix discophora: BCCM/LMG:8141
type strain of Leptothrix discophora: personal::SS-1
homotypic synonym: "Megalothrix discophora" Schwers 1912, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym: "Leptothrix discophora" (Schwers 1912) Dorff 1934, effective name 1)
Inherited blast name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: "Leptothrix crassa" Cholodny 1924, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Betaproteobacteria; Burkholderiales; unclassified Burkholderiales; Burkholderiales Genera incertae sedis; Leptothrix
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Nucleotide 12
Protein 8
Popset 1
PubMed Central 73
Identical Protein Groups 8
Taxonomy 1


Comments and References:

VALIDATION LIST No. 61. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:601-602.

Spring S et al. (1996b)
Spring, S., Kampfer, P., Ludwig, W., and Schleifer, K.H. "Polyphasic characterization of the genus Leptothrix: new descriptions of Leptothrix mobilis sp. nov. and Leptothrix discophora sp. nov. nom. rev. and emended description of Leptothrix cholodnii emend." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (1996) 19:634-643. [No PubMed record available.]

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