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Thermus thermophilus

Taxonomy ID: 274 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid274)
current name
Thermus thermophilus (ex Oshima and Imahori 1974) Manaia et al. 1995
type strain of Thermus thermophilus: ATCC:27634, DSM:579, JCM:10941, NBRC:101084, NCIMB:11244, personal::HB8
homotypic synonym:
"Flavobacterium thermophilum" Yoshida and Oshima 1971, effective name 1)
"Thermus thermophilus" Oshima and Imahori 1974, effective name 2)
Thermus aquaticus subsp. thermophilus
Thermus aquaticus thermophilus
NCBI BLAST name: bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Thermus aquaticus (SUBSP. FLAVUS)
heterotypic synonym
Thermus aquaticus (SUBSP. THERMOPHILUS)
heterotypic synonym
Thermus aquaticus flavus
heterotypic synonym
Thermus flavus
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Deinococcota; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 6,076 3,409 174
Protein 145,431 101,318 -
Structure 2,204 665 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 8 8 -
Conserved Domains 2 - -
GEO Datasets 787 9 -
PubMed Central 8,040 8,040 -
Gene 11,118 1,305 -
SRA Experiments 334 165 -
Protein Clusters 2,344 2,344 -
Identical Protein Groups 37,205 35,247 -
BioProject 110 19 -
BioSample 358 131 17
Assembly 35 29 -
PubChem BioAssay 26 14 -
Taxonomy 6 1 -


Comments and References:

da Costa MS et al. (2001)
da Costa, M.S., Nobre, M.F., and Rainey, F.A. "Genus I. Thermus Brock and Freeze 1969, 295AL emend. Nobre, Truper and da Costa 1996b, 605." In: Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria) (D.R. Boone and R.W. Castenholz, eds.), Springer-Verlag, New York (2001), Springer-Verlag, New York (2001). pp. 404-414. [No PubMed record available.]
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.
Manaia CM et al. (1994)
Manaia, C.M., Hoste, B., Gutierrez, M.C., Gillis, M., Ventosa, A., Kersters, K., and da Costa, M.S. "Halotolerant Thermus strains from marine and terrestrial hot springs belong to Thermus thermophilus (ex Oshima and Imahori, 1974) nom. rev. emend." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (1994) 17:526-532. [No PubMed record available.]
Oshima T & Imahori K (1974)
Oshima, T., and Imahori, K. "Description of Thermus thermophilus (Yoshida and Oshima) comb. nov., a nonsporulating thermophilic bacterium from a Japanese thermal spa." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1974) 24:102-112. [No PubMed record available.]
Saiki T et al. (1972)
Saiki, T., Kunura, R., and Arima, K. "Isolation and characterization of extremely thermophilic bacteria from hot springs." Agric. Biol. Chem. (1972) 36:2357-2366. [No PubMed record available.] (Note: reference for 'Thermus flavus')
VALIDATION LIST No. 54. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45:619-620.
Williams RA et al. (1995)
Williams, R.A., Smith, K.E., Welch, S.G., Micallef, J., and Sharp, R.J. "DNA relatedness of Thermus strains, description of Thermus brockianus sp. nov., and proposal to reestablish Thermus thermophilus (Oshima and Imahori)." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45:495-499. [Authors' correction: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:629.]
Yoshida M & Oshima T (1971), other link:
Yoshida, M., and Oshima, T. "The thermostable allosteric nature of fructose 1,6-diphosphatase from an extreme thermophile." Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (1971) 45:495-500. [No abstract available.] (Note: reference for 'Flavobacterium thermophilum')

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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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