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Mycobacteroides abscessus

Taxonomy ID: 36809 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid36809)
current name
Mycobacteroides abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Gupta et al. 2018
Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Kubica et al 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) in [Skerman VBD et al. (1980)]
type strain of Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. abscessus: ATCC:19977, CCUG:20993, CIP:104536, DSM:44196, JCM:13569, NCTC:13031, TMC:1543, personal::Hauduroy L948
homotypic synonym:
"Mycobacterium chelonei" (sic) Bergey et al. 1923, effective name 1)
"Mycobacterium abcessus" Moore and Frerichs 1953, effective name 1)
Mycobacterium abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Kusunoki and Ezaki 1992 emend. Leao et al. 2011, emended name 2)
Mycobacterium abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Kusunoki and Ezaki 1992 emend. Tortoli et al. 2016, emended name 2)
Mycobacterium abscessus (Adékambi et al., 2006) Tortoli et al. 2016 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018, emended name 2) in [Nouioui I et al. (2018c)]
Mycobacterium chelonei subsp. abscessus
NCBI BLAST name: high G+C Gram-positive bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinomycetota; Actinomycetes; Mycobacteriales; Mycobacteriaceae; Mycobacteroides
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 204,530 45,187 1,025
Protein 8,256,731 1,872,045 -
Structure 173 95 -
Genome 2 1 -
Popset 192 152 -
Conserved Domains 1 1 -
GEO Datasets 242 173 -
PubMed Central 3,516 3,468 -
Gene 30,491 15,143 -
SRA Experiments 10,244 3,899 -
Protein Clusters 5,800 5,800 -
Identical Protein Groups 502,226 319,719 -
BioProject 240 99 -
BioSample 10,482 4,244 58
Assembly 2,266 643 14
PubChem BioAssay 356 326 -
Taxonomy 88 1 -


Comments and References:

Skerman VBD et al. (1980)
Skerman, V.B.D., McGowan, V., and Sneath, P.H.A. "Approved Lists of Bacterial Names." Intl. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1980) 30(1):225-420.
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.
image:Mycobacteroides abscessus
Gupta RS et al. (2018)
Gupta, R.S., Lo, B., and Son, J. "Phylogenomics and comparative genomic studies robustly support division of the genus Mycobacterium into an emended genus Mycobacterium and four novel genera." Front. Microbiol. (2018) 9:67. [Corrigendum: Front. Microbiol. (2019) 10:714. (PMID 31024493)]
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(4):508-511. [No PubMed record available.]
Kusunoki S & Ezaki T (1992)
Kusunoki, S., and Ezaki, T. "Proposal of Mycobacterium peregrinum sp. nov., nom. rev., and elevation of Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. abscessus (Kubica et al.) to species status: Mycobacterium abscessus comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1992) 42:240-245.
Leao SC et al. (2009)
Leao, S.C., Tortoli, E., Viana-Niero, C., Ueki, S.Y., Lima, K.V., Lopes, M.L., Yubero, J., Menendez, M.C., and Garcia, M.J. "Characterization of mycobacteria from a major Brazilian outbreak suggests a revision of the taxonomic status of members of the Mycobacterium chelonae-abscessus group." J. Clin. Microbiol. (2009) 47:2691-2698.
Leao SC et al. (2011)
Leao, S.C., Tortoli, E., Euzeby, J.P., and Garcia, M.J. "Proposal that Mycobacterium massiliense and Mycobacterium bolletii be united and reclassified as Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. bolletii comb. nov., designation of Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. abscessus subsp. nov. and emended description of Mycobacterium abscessus." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2011) 61:2311-2313.
Moore M & Frerichs JB (1953)
Moore, M., and Frerichs, J.B. "An unusual acid-fast infection of the knee, with subcutaneous, abscess-like lesions of the gluteal region." J. Invest. Dermatol. (1953) 20:133-169. [No abstract available.]
Tortoli E et al. (2016b)
Tortoli, E., Kohl, T.A., Brown-Elliott, B.A., Trovato, A., Leao, S.C., Garcia, M.J., Vasireddy, S., Turenne, C.Y., Griffith, D.E., Philley, J.V., Baldan, R., Campana, S., Cariani, L., Colombo, C., Taccetti, G., Teri, A., Niemann, S., Wallace, R.J. Jr., and Cirillo, D.M. "Emended description of Mycobacterium abscessus, Mycobacterium abscessus subs. abscessus, Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. bolletii and designation of Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. massiliense comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2016) 66:4471-4479.
VALIDATION LIST No. 181 (2018)
Validation List No. 181: "List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2018) 68:1411-1417.
Vuorio R et al. (1999) (reference with type strain information)
Vuorio, R., Andersson, M.A., Rainey, F.A., Kroppenstedt, R.M., Kampfer, P., Busse, H.-J., Viljanen, M., and Salkinoja-Salonen, M. "A new rapidly growing mycobacterial species, Mycobacterium murale sp. nov., isolated from the indoor walls of a children's day care centre." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:25-35.

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