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Bacteroides ovatus

Taxonomy ID: 28116 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid28116)
current name
Bacteroides ovatus Eggerth and Gagnon 1933 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hahnke et al. 2016, nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Bacteroides ovatus: ATCC:8483, BCRC:10623, CCUG:4943, CIP:103756, DSM:1896, JCM:5824, NCTC:11153
homotypic synonym:
"Pasteurella ovata" (Eggerth and Gagnon 1933) Prévot 1938, effective name 2)
"Pseudobacterium ovatum" (Eggerth and Gagnon 1933) Krasil'nikov 1949, effective name 3)
"Bacteroides fragilis subsp. ovatus" (Eggerth and Gagnon 1933) Holdeman and Moore 1970, effective name 4)
bacterium NLAE-zl-C11
bacterium NLAE-zl-C34
bacterium NLAE-zl-C500
bacterium NLAE-zl-C57
bacterium NLAE-zl-H304
bacterium NLAE-zl-H361
bacterium NLAE-zl-H59
bacterium NLAE-zl-H73
NCBI BLAST name: CFB group bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; FCB group; Bacteroidota/Chlorobiota group; Bacteroidota; Bacteroidia; Bacteroidales; Bacteroidaceae; Bacteroides
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 74,636 71,821 342
Protein 1,433,551 1,384,361 -
Structure 91 22 -
Genome 2 1 -
Popset 15 15 -
GEO Datasets 695 51 -
PubMed Central 2,015 2,015 -
Gene 15,419 15,419 -
SRA Experiments 602 502 -
Protein Clusters 4,507 4,507 -
Identical Protein Groups 247,371 241,469 -
BioProject 133 121 -
BioSample 2,379 2,271 34
Assembly 672 662 -
PubChem BioAssay 39 38 -
Taxonomy 10 1 -


Comments and References:

Cato EP & Johnson JL (1976)
Cato, E.P., and Johnson, J.L. "Reinstatement of species rank for Bacteroides fragilis, B. ovatus, B. distasonis, B. thetaiotaomicron, and B. vulgatus: Designation of neotype strains for Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1976) 26:230-237. [No PubMed record available.]
Eggerth AH & Gagnon BH (1933), other link:
Eggerth, A.H., and Gagnon, B.H. "The bacteroides of human feces." J. Bacteriol. (1933) 25:389-413. [No abstract available.]
Hahnke RL et al. (2016)
Hahnke, R.L., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., García-López, M., Mukherjee, S., Huntemann, M., Ivanova, N.N., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N.C., Klenk, H.-P., and Göker, M. "Genome-based taxonomic classification of Bacteroidetes." Front. Microbiol. (2016) 7:2003.
Holdeman LV & Moore WEC (1970b)
Holdeman, L.V., and Moore, W.E.C. "Bacteroides." In: E.P. Cato, C.S. Cummins, L.V. Holdeman, J.L. Johnson, W.E.C. Moore, R.M. Smibert, and L.DS. Smith (eds.), Outline of Clinical Methods in Anaerobic Bacteriology, 2nd revision, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Anaerobe Laboratory, Blacksburg, Virginia, (1970). pp. 33-44. [No PubMed record available.]
Krasil'nikov NA (1949)
Krasil'nikov, N.A.: Guide to the Bacteria and Actinomycetes [Opredelitelv Bakterii i Actinomicetov], (1949). Akad. Nauk SSSR, Moscow, pp. 1-830. [No PubMed record available.]
List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion No. 26 (2017)
"Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2017) 67(7):2081-2086.
Prévot AR (1938)
Prévot, A.R. "Etudes de systematique bacterienne." Ann. Inst. Pasteur (Paris) (1938) 60:285-307. [No PubMed record available.]
Skerman 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.]

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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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