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Sinorhizobium medicae

Taxonomy ID: 110321 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid110321)
current name
Sinorhizobium medicae Rome et al. 1996
type strain of Sinorhizobium medicae: HAMBI:2306, ICMP:13798, BCCM/LMG:19920, NBRC:100384, USDA:1037, personal::11-3 21a, personal::A 321
homotypic synonym:
Sinorhizobium medicae Rome et al. 1996 emend. Kuzmanović et al. 2022, emended name 1) in [Kuzmanović N et al. (2022)]
homotypic synonym:
Ensifer medicae (Rome et al. 1996) Young 2003
Sinorhizobium medicae WSM4191
Sinorhizobium meliloti WSM4191
Ensifer meliloti WSM4191
NCBI BLAST name: a-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Alphaproteobacteria; Hyphomicrobiales; Rhizobiaceae; Sinorhizobium/Ensifer group; Sinorhizobium
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 19,368 18,516 468
Protein 339,702 326,513 -
Structure 1 - -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 101 101 -
GEO Datasets 3 - -
PubMed Central 275 275 -
Gene 19,427 6,375 -
SRA Experiments 376 341 -
Protein Clusters 4,327 4,327 -
Identical Protein Groups 73,136 72,880 -
BioProject 178 157 -
BioSample 358 334 3
Assembly 66 60 2
Taxonomy 18 1 -


Comments and References:

Kuzmanović N et al. (2022), PubMed: abstract
Kuzmanović, N., Fagorzi, C., Mengoni, A., Lassalle, F., and diCenzo, G.C. "Taxonomy of Rhizobiaceae revisited: proposal of a new framework for genus delimitation." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2022) 72(3):005243.
Rome S et al. (1996)
Rome, S., Fernandez, M.P., Brunel, B., Normand, P., and Cleyet-Marel, J.C. "Sinorhizobium medicae sp. nov., isolated from annual Medicago spp." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:972-980.
Young JM (2003)
Young, J.M., "The genus name Ensifer Casida 1982 takes priority over Sinorhizobium Chen et al. 1988, and Sinorhizobium morelense Wang et al. 2002 is a junior synonym of Ensifer adhaerens Casida 1982. Is the combination 'Sinorhizobium adhaerens' (Casida 1982) Willems et al. 2002 legitimate? Request for an Opinion." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2003) 53:2107-2110. Published online 30 May 2003: DOI 10.1099/ijs.0.02665-0

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Ensifer medicae meta-databases BacDive
Sinorhizobium medicae USDA1037 organism-specific BioCyc
Ensifer medicae (Rome et al. 1996) Young 2003 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Sinorhizobium medicae culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
44 records from provider organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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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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