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Gordonia terrae

Taxonomy ID: 2055 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid2055)
current name
Gordonia terrae (Tsukamura 1971) Stackebrandt et al. 1989
type strain of Gordonia terrae: ATCC:25594, CCUG:34959, CIP:104295, DSM:43249, JCM:3206, JCM:3229, BCCM/LMG:5369, NBRC:100016, NCTC:10669, NRRL:B-16283, VKM:Ac:1023, personal::3612
homotypic synonym:
Gordonia terrae (Tsukamura, 1971) Stackebrandt et al. 1989 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018, emended name 1) in [Nouioui I et al. (2018c)]
Rhodococcus terrae (Tsukamura 1971) Tsukamura 1974 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 2)
Gordona terrae
Gordonia sp. IIPN1
Methylobacteriaceae bacterium GB31
Methylobacteriaceae bacterium GX1
Methylobacteriaceae bacterium ST1
NCBI BLAST name: high G+C Gram-positive bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
Gordonia terrae K
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinomycetota; Actinomycetes; Mycobacteriales; Gordoniaceae; Gordonia
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 1,343 817 521
Protein 58,117 48,015 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 53 53 -
PubMed Central 195 195 -
Gene 15,332 15,332 -
SRA Experiments 7 5 -
Protein Clusters 3,421 3,421 -
Identical Protein Groups 29,581 26,327 -
BioProject 13 10 -
BioSample 28 24 9
Assembly 13 10 -
Taxonomy 3 1 -


Comments and References:

Nouioui I et al. (2018c), doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02007, PubMed: abstract
Nouioui, I., Carro, L., García-López, M., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N.C., Pukall, R., Klenk, H.-P., Goodfellow, M., and Göker M. "Genome-based taxonomic classification of the phylum Actinobacteria." Front. Microbiol. (2018) 9:2007.
genome sequence
Determination of the DNA genome sequence of this strain has been or is being determined either in whole or in part.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Rhodococcus terrae)
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.
Stackebrandt E et al. (1988b)
Stackebrandt, E., Smida, J., and Collins, M.D. "Evidence of phylogenetic heterogeneity within the genus Rhodococcus: revival of the genus Gordona (Tsukamura)." J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. (1988) 34:341-348. [No PubMed record available.]
Tsukamura M (1971)
Tsukamura, M. "Proposal of a new genus, Gordona, for slightly acid-fast organisms occurring in sputa of patients with pulmonary disease and in soil." J. Gen. Microbiol. (1971) 68:15-26. [No abstract available.]
VALIDATION LIST No. 30 (1989) (Gordona terrae)
VALIDATION LIST No. 30. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1989) 39:371.
Euzeby JP & Kudo T (2001)
Euzeby, J.P., and Kudo, T. "Corrigenda to the Validation Lists." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51(5):1933-1938.

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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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