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Burkholderia pseudomallei

Taxonomy ID: 28450 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid28450)
current name
Burkholderia pseudomallei (Whitmore 1913) Yabuuchi et al. 1993
type strain of Burkholderia pseudomallei: ATCC:23343, NCTC:12939, personal::WRAIR 286
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus pseudomallei" Whitmore 1913, effective name 1)
"Malleomyces pseudomallei" Breed 1939, effective name 1)
"Loefflerella pseudomallei" Brindle and Cowan 1951, effective name 1)
Pseudomonas pseudomallei (Whitmore 1913) Haynes 1957 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 2)
Burkholderia sp. BGJ
Burkholderia sp. BGK
Burkholderia sp. MSHR4009
Burkholderia sp. MSHR4018
Burkholderia sp. MSHR44
Burkholderia sp. TSV202
NCBI BLAST name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Bacterium whitmori" Stanton and Fletcher 1921, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Betaproteobacteria; Burkholderiales; Burkholderiaceae; Burkholderia; pseudomallei group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 444,800 363,022 410
Protein 9,265,955 8,496,162 -
Structure 279 87 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 31 31 -
Conserved Domains 1 1 -
GEO Datasets 710 295 -
PubMed Central 5,295 5,295 -
Gene 99,352 6,390 -
SRA Experiments 6,409 6,070 -
GEO Profiles 8,916 - -
Protein Clusters 6,869 6,869 -
Identical Protein Groups 588,157 542,687 -
BioProject 423 246 -
BioSample 5,813 5,500 3
Assembly 1,948 1,729 2
PubChem BioAssay 132 132 -
Taxonomy 214 1 -


Comments and References:

Godoy D et al. (2003)
Godoy, D., Randle, G., Simpson, A.J., Aanensen, D.M., Pitt, T.L., Kinoshita, R., and Spratt, B.G. "Multilocus sequence typing and evolutionary relationships among the causative agents of melioidosis and glanders, Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia mallei." J. Clin. Microbiol. (2003) 41:2068-2079. [Erratum: J. Clin. Microbiol. (2003) 41:4913.] (Note: Godoy et al. suggest that Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei are conspecific.)
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Pseudomonas pseudomallei)
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.]
VALIDATION LIST No. 45. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:398-399.
Erratum (1993) (VALIDATION LIST No. 45)
Erratum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:625.
Yabuuchi E et al. (1992)
Yabuuchi, E., Kosako, Y., Oyaizu, H., Yano, I., Hotta, H., Hashimoto, Y., Ezaki, T., and Arakawa, M. "Proposal of Burkholderia gen. nov. and transfer of seven species of the genus Pseudomonas homology group II to the new genus, with the type species Burkholderia cepacia (Palleroni and Holmes 1981) comb. nov." Microbiol. Immunol. (1992) 36:1251-1275. [Erratum: Microbiol. Immunol. (1993) 37:335.]

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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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