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Micrococcus luteus

Taxonomy ID: 1270 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1270)
Scientific name: Micrococcus luteus
homotypic synonym: "Micrococcus flavus" Trevisan
current: Micrococcus luteus
Inherited blast name: high GC Gram+
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: Bacteridium luteum
current: Bacteridium luteum
synonym: Micrococcus lysodeikticus
current: Micrococcus lysodeikticus
synonym: Sarcina lutea
current: Sarcina lutea
includes: Burkholderia sp. 2385
includes: Micrococcus sp. AIAM01
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteria; Micrococcales; Micrococcaceae; Micrococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 10,802 9,780
Protein 93,863 84,363
Structure 15 14
Genome 1 1
Popset 298 298
GEO Datasets 15 7
PubMed Central 3,899 3,899
Gene 4,814 6
SRA Experiments 54 44
Protein Clusters 1,834 1,834
Identical Protein Groups 46,268 44,865
Bio Project 39 30
Bio Sample 73 65
Bio Systems 165 -
Assembly 39 32
Probe 12 12
PubChem BioAssay 723 704

Comments and References:

"Micrococcus flavus" = Micrococcus luteus?
Most strains originally deposited as "Micrococcus flavus" in various culture collections have been reclassified as Micrococcus luteus.

Fleming A (1922)
Fleming, A. "On a remarkable bacteriolytic element found in tissues and secretions." Proc. R. Soc. Lond. Ser. B Biol. Sci. (1922) 93:306-317. [No PubMed record available.]

Reference to PubMed documentMurshudov GN et al. (1992)
Murshudov, G.N., Melik-Adamyan, W.R., Grebenko, A.I., Barynin, V.V., Vagin, A.A., Vainshtein, B.K., Dauter, Z., and Wilson, K.S. "Three-dimensional structure of catalase from Micrococcus lysodeikticus at 1.5 A resolution." FEBS Lett. (1992) 312:127-131.

Reference to PubMed documentOgasawara-Fujita N & Sakaguchi K (1976)
Ogasawara-Fujita, N., and Sakaguchi, K. "Classification of micrococci on the basis of deoxyribonucleic acid homology." J. Gen. Microbiol. (1976) 94:97-106.

Nota BeneSkerman 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.]

Reference to PubMed documentWeiser M et al. (2002)
Wieser, M., Denner, E.B.M., Kampfer, P., Schumann, P., Tindall, B., Steiner, U., Vybiral, D., Lubitz, W., Maszenan, A.M., Patel, B.K.C., Seviour, R.J., Radax, C., and Busse, H.J. "Emended descriptions of the genus Micrococcus, Micrococcus luteus (Cohn 1872) and Micrococcus lylae (Kloos et al. 1974)." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2002) 52:629-637.

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