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Janthinobacterium lividum

Taxonomy ID: 29581 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid29581)
current name
Janthinobacterium lividum (Eisenberg 1891) De Ley et al. 1978 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus lividus" Eisenberg 1891, effective name 2)
"Bacterium lividus" (sic) (Eisenberg 1891) Chester 1897, effective name 2)
"Chromobacterium lividum" (Eisenberg 1891) Bergey et al. 1923, effective name 2)
"Chromobacterium violaceum" Ford 1927, effective name 2)
"Chromobacterium violaceum" Leifson 1956, effective name 2)
Janthinobacterium lividum De Ley et al. 1978 (sic)
type strain of Janthinobacterium lividum: ATCC:12473, CCUG:2344, CIP:103349, DSM:1522, HAMBI:1919, JCM:9043, BCCM/LMG:2892, NCTC:9796, VKM:B:1223, NCIMB:9130
Janthinobacterium sp. ERGS5:01
NCBI BLAST name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Bacillus violaceus berolinensis" Kruse 1896, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Bacillus berolinensis" Chester 1901, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Chromobacterium amethystinum" Breed et al. 1957, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
Pseudomonas mephitica Claydon and Hammer 1939 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Pseudomonas mephitica: ATCC:33665, CCUG:2513
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Betaproteobacteria; Burkholderiales; Oxalobacteraceae; Janthinobacterium
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 1,120 1,022
Protein 87,892 87,884
Genome 1 1
Popset 46 46
PubMed Central 229 229
SRA Experiments 63 63
Protein Clusters 2,870 2,870
Identical Protein Groups 46,360 46,353
Bio Project 13 12
Bio Sample 66 65
Assembly 11 10
PubChem BioAssay 1 1
Taxonomy 2 1


Comments and References:

Anzai Y et al. (2000)
Anzai, Y., Kim, H., Park, J.Y., Wakabayashi, H., and Oyaizu, H. "Phylogenetic affiliation of the pseudomonads based on 16S rRNA sequence." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:1563-1589.
Bergey DH et al. (1923)
Bergey, D.H., Harrison, F.C., Breed, R.S., Hammer B.W., and Huntoon, F.M. Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 1st ed. (1923) The Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore, pp. 1-442. [No PubMed record available.]
Breed RS et al. (1957)
Breed, R.S., Murray, E.G.D., and Smith, N.R. (eds.): Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, seventh edition, The Williams & Wilkins Co, Baltimore (1957). p. 394. [No PubMed record available.]
Chester FD (1897)
Chester, F.D. "Report of the mycologist: bacteriological work." Delaware Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin [Del. Agr. Exp. Sta. Bull.] (1897) 9:38-145. [No PubMed record available.]
Chester FD (1901)
Chester, F.D. A manual of determinative bacteriology. The Macmillan Co., New York, (1901) pp. 1-401. [No PubMed record available.]
De Ley J et al. (1978)
De Ley, J., Segers, P., Gillis, M. "Intra- and intergeneric similarities of Chromobacterium and Janthinobacterium ribosomal ribonucleic acid cistrons." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1978) 28:154-168. [No PubMed record available.]
Hill LR et al. (1984) (reference relating to orthographic revision)
Hill, L.R., Skerman, V.B.D., and Sneath, P.H.A. "Corrigenda to the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names edited for the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34:508-511. [No PubMed record available.]
Kampfer P et al. (2008)
Kampfer, P., Falsen, E., and Busse, H-J. "Reclassification of Pseudomonas mephitica Claydon and Hammer 1939 as a later heterotypic synonym of Janthinobacterium lividum (Eisenberg 1891) De Ley et al. 1978." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2008) 58:136-138.
Kruse W (1896b)
Kruse, W. "Systematik der Streptothricheen und Bakterien.: In: Flugge, C. (ed.), Die Mikroorganismen, 3 Aufl. (1896) 2:48-66,67-96,185-526. [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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