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Enterococcus faecalis

Taxonomy ID: 1351 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1351)
current name
Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz 1984
type strain of Enterococcus faecalis: ATCC:19433, ATCC:19433-U, CCUG:19916, CIP:103015, DSM:20478, HAMBI:1711, JCM:5803, JCM:8726, BCCM/LMG:7937, NBRC:100480, NBRC:100481, NCAIM B.01312, NCDO:581, NCIMB:775, NCTC:775
homotypic synonym:
Streptococcus faecalis Andrewes and Horder 1906 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
Enterococcus sp. 7L76
Enterococcus sp. KB1
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus ovalis" Escherich 1886, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus liquefaciens" Sternberg 1892, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus zymogenes" MacCallum and Hastings 1899, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterocoque" Thiercelin 1902, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterococcus proteiformis" Thiercelin and Jouhaud 1903, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus glycerinaceus" Orla-Jensen 1919, effective name 2)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Enterococcaceae; Enterococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 239,911 194,858 245
Protein 3,220,347 2,175,970 -
Structure 335 194 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 426 426 -
Conserved Domains 6 6 -
GEO Datasets 574 352 -
PubMed Central 22,441 22,441 -
Gene 27,885 4,372 -
SRA Experiments 7,966 6,851 -
Protein Clusters 5,703 5,703 -
Identical Protein Groups 502,885 468,563 -
Bio Project 772 339 -
Bio Sample 10,101 9,269 8
Bio Systems 1,305 - -
Assembly 4,568 4,146 3
Probe 282 258 -
PubChem BioAssay 2,837 2,597 -
Taxonomy 382 1 -


Comments and References:

Schleifer KH & Kilpper-Balz R (1984)
Schleifer, K.H., and Kilpper-Balz, R. "Transfer of Streptococcus faecalis and Streptococcus faecium to the genus Enterococcus nom. rev. as Enterococcus faecalis comb. nov. and Enterococcus faecium comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34:31-34. [NoPubMed record available.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Streptococcus faecalis)
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.

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Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-BA%A4lz 1984 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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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. [Full text] [PubMed]

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