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Geobacillus kaustophilus

Taxonomy ID: 1462 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1462)
current name
Geobacillus kaustophilus (Priest et al. 1989) Nazina et al. 2001
Bacillus kaustophilus (ex Prickett 1928) Priest et al. 1989
type strain of Bacillus kaustophilus: ATCC:8005, BGSC:90A1, CCUG:28890, CIP:106929, DSM:7263, JCM:20319, BCCM/LMG:9819, NBRC:102445, NCCB:30003, NRRL:NRS-81, NCIMB:8547
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus kaustophilus" Prickett 1928, effective name 1)
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; Bacillales; Bacillaceae; Geobacillus; Geobacillus thermoleovorans group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 1,773 688 273
Protein 27,135 14,870 -
Structure 151 39 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 26 26 -
PubMed Central 612 612 -
Gene 3,878 1 -
SRA Experiments 18 12 -
Protein Clusters 752 752 -
Identical Protein Groups 17,175 12,195 -
BioProject 13 7 -
BioSample 26 15 4
Assembly 8 4 2
Taxonomy 5 1 -


Comments and References:

Aliyu H et al. (2016)
Aliyu, H., Lebre, P., Blom, J., Cowan, d., and De Maayer, P. "Phylogenomic re-assessment of the thermophilic genus Geobacillus." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (2016) 39:527-523. [Corrigendum: Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (2018) 41:529-530.]
De Vos P & Truper HG (2000l)
De Vos, P., and Truper, H.G. "Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology IXth International (IUMS) Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology. Minutes of the meetings, 14, 15 and 18 August 1999, Sydney, Australia." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:2239-2244. (Note: The name 'Geobacillus kaustophilus' may not be validly published due to the fact that the type strain was not deposited in culture collections in two different countries as required by the emended Bacteriological Code described by De Vos & Truper. Euzeby and Tindall propose a solution for the valid publication of this species.)
Euzeby JP & Tindall BJ (2004)
Euzeby, J.P. and Tindall, B.J. "Status of strains that contravene Rules 27(3) and 30 of the Bacteriological Code. Request for an Opinion." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2004) 54:293-301. Published online 21 November 2003: DOI 10.1099/ijs.0.03022-0
Nazina TN et al. (2001)
Nazina, T.N., Tourova, T.P., Poltaraus, A.B., Novikova, E.V., Grigoryan, A.A., Ivanova, A.E., Lysenko, A.M., Petrunyaka, V.V., Osipov, G.A., Belyaev, S.S., and Ivanov, M.V. "Taxonomic study of aerobic thermophilic bacilli and descriptions of Geobacillus subterraneus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Geobacillus uzenensis sp. nov. from petroleum reservoirs and transfer of Bacillus stearothermophilus, Bacillus thermocatenulatus, Bacillus thermoleovorans, Bacillus kaustophilus, Bacillus thermoglucosidasius and Bacillus thermodenitrificans to Geobacillus as the new combinations G. stearothermophilus, G. thermocatenulatus, G. thermoleovorans, G. kaustophilus, G. thermoglucosidasius and G. thermodenitrificans." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51:433-466.
Prickett (1928)
Prickett: N.Y. Agric. Exp. Stn. Tech. Bull. (1928) 147: 38. [No PubMed record available.]
Priest FG et al. (1988)
Priest, F.G., Goodfellow, M., and Todd, C. "A numerical classification of the genus Bacillus." J. Gen. Microbiol. (1988) 134:1847-1882.
Sunna A et al. (1997)
Sunna, A., Tokaijian, S., Burghardt, J., Rainey, F., Antranikian, G., and Hashwa, F. "Identification of Bacillus kaustophilus, Bacillus thermocatenulatus and Bacillus strain HSR as members of Bacillus thermoleovorans." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (1997) 20:232-227. [No PubMed record available.]
VALIDATION LIST No. 28 (1989) (Bacillus kaustophilus)
VALIDATION LIST No. 28. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1989) 39:93-94.

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Geobacillus kaustophilus (Priest, Goodfellow & Todd, 1988) Nazina, Tourova, Poltaraus, Novikova, Grigoryan, Ivanova, Lysenko, Petrunyaka, Osipov, Belyaev & Ivanov, 2001 taxonomy/phylogenetic Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Geobacillus kaustophilus (Priest, Goodfellow & Todd, 1988) Nazina, Tourova, Poltaraus, Novikova, Grigoryan, Ivanova, Lysenko, Petrunyaka, Osipov, Belyaev & Ivanov, 2001 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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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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