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Bacillus anthracis

Taxonomy ID: 1392 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1392)
Scientific name: Bacillus anthracis Cohn 1872
type strain of Bacillus anthracis: ATCC:14578
type strain of Bacillus anthracis: CIP:66.17
type strain of Bacillus anthracis: NCTC:10340
homotypic synonym: "Bacillus cereus var. anthracis" (Cohn 1872) Smith et al. 1946, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym: "Bacteridium anthracis" (Cohn 1872) Hauduroy et al. 1953, effective name 1)
includes: Bacillus anthracis pXO1 virulence plasmid
includes: Bacillus sp. BHR1P1B3
includes: Bacillus sp. BHR1P2B2
includes: Bacillus sp. CHRIP2B2
NCBI BLAST® name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
common name: anthrax
common name: anthrax bacterium
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Bacillaceae; Bacillus; Bacillus cereus group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 30,079 26,925
Protein 1,234,978 1,074,811
Structure 430 234
Genome 1 1
Popset 360 360
Conserved Domains 24 24
GEO Datasets 871 281
PubMed Central 8,027 8,027
Gene 37,047 509
SRA Experiments 1,006 918
Protein Clusters 2,974 2,974
Identical Protein Groups 119,728 117,470
Bio Project 147 91
Bio Sample 1,512 1,383
Bio Systems 2,802 522
Assembly 242 195
Probe 186 180
PubChem BioAssay 1,061 898
Taxonomy 48 1


Comments and References:

Cohn F (1872)
Cohn, F. "Untersuchungen uber Bakterien." Beitrage zur Biologie der Pflanzen, 1875 1 (Heft 2) (1872) 1:127-224. [No PubMed record available.]

Reference to PubMed documentHenderson I et al. (1994)
Henderson, I., Duggleby, C.J., and Turnbull, P.C. "Differentiation of Bacillus anthracis from other Bacillus cereus group bacteria with the PCR." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1994) 44:99-105.

Nota BeneSkerman VBD et al. (1980)
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. [No PubMed record available.]

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST® page for Bacillus anthracis
   Trace records (raw single-pass reads of DNA sequence)   
Sequencing Center Name
Record counts per type
JGI-LANL - Los Alamos National Laboratory
57,166 57,166
Totals per type
57,166 57,166

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