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Faecalicatena contorta

Taxonomy ID: 39482 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid39482)
current name
Faecalicatena contorta (Prevot 1947) Sakamoto et al. 2017
type strain of Faecalicatena contorta: ATCC:25540, DSM:3982, JCM:6483, CCUG:52236
homotypic synonym:
"Catenabacterium contortum" Prevot 1947, effective name 1)
Eubacterium contortum (Prevot 1947) Holdeman et al. 1971 (Approved Lists 1980) in [Skerman VBD et al. (1980)]
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Clostridia; Eubacteriales; Lachnospiraceae; Faecalicatena
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 2,007 6
Protein 49,206 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 1 -
GEO Datasets 12 -
PubMed Central 57 -
Gene 9,724 -
SRA Experiments 25 -
Protein Clusters 1 -
Identical Protein Groups 36,196 -
BioProject 14 -
BioSample 32 1
Assembly 14 -
PubChem BioAssay 1 -
Taxonomy 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.
Holdeman LV et al. (1971b)
Holdeman, L.V., Cato, E.P., and Moore, W.E.C. "Eubacterium contortum (Prevot) comb. nov.: Emendation of description and designation of the type strain." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1971) 21:304-306. [No PubMed record available.]
Prevot AR (1947)
Prevot, A.R.: Ann. Institut Pasteur (Paris) (1947) 73:409-418. [No PubMed record available.]
Sakamoto M et al. (2017)
Sakamoto, M., Iino, T., and Ohkuma, M. "Faecalimonas umbilicata gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from human faeces, and reclassification of Eubacterium contortum, Eubacterium fissicatena and Clostridium oroticum as Faecalicatena contorta gen. nov., comb. nov., Faecalicatena fissicatena comb. nov. and Faecalicatena orotica comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2017) 67(5):1219-1227.

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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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