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Taxonomy ID: 1279 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1279)
current name
Staphylococcus Rosenbach 1884
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Aurococcus" Winslow and Rogers 1906, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 2,856,077 896
Protein 33,538,231 155,081
Structure 2,143 1
Genome 54 1
Popset 2,968 2,330
Conserved Domains 113 59
GEO Datasets 4,058 2
PubMed Central 118,536 118,517
Gene 264,538 -
SRA Experiments 77,106 66
GEO Profiles 139,687 -
Protein Clusters 8,380 6,123
Identical Protein Groups 2,003,408 155,073
Bio Project 7,190 37
Bio Sample 86,038 237
Bio Systems 15,863 -
Assembly 18,748 -
Probe 731 6
PubChem BioAssay 23,996 388
Taxonomy 8,656 1


Comments and References:

Staphylococcus (LPSN link)
Chesneau O et al. (2000)
Chesneau, O., Morvan, A., Aubert, S., and el Solh, N. "The value of rRNA gene restriction site polymorphism analysis for delineating taxa in the genus Staphylococcus." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:689-697.
Freney J et al. (1999)
Freney, J., Kloos, W.E., Hajek, V., Webster, J.A., Bes, M., Brun, Y., and Vernozy-Rozand, C. "Recommended minimal standards for description of new staphylococcal species. Subcommittee on the taxonomy of staphylococci and streptococci of the InternationalCommittee on Systematic Bacteriology." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:489-502.
Kwok AY et al. (1999)
Kwok, A.Y., Su, S.C., Reynolds, R.P., Bay, S.J., Av-Gay, Y., Dovichi, N.J., and Chow, A.W. "Species identification and phylogenetic relationships based on partial HSP60 gene sequences within the genus Staphylococcus." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:1181-1192.
Kwok AYC & Chaw AW (2003)
Kwok, A.Y.C., and Chow, A.W. "Phylogenetic study of Staphylococcus and Macrococcus species based on partial hsp60 gene sequences." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2003) 53:87-92. Published online 21 June 2002. DOI 10.1099/ijs.0.02210-0
Mendoza M et al. (1998)
Mendoza, M., Meugnier, H., Bes, M., Etienne, J., and Freney, J. "Identification of Staphylococcus species by 16S-23S rDNA intergenic spacer PCR analysis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1998) 48:1049-1055.
Rosenbach FJ (1884)
Rosenbach, F.J. "Microorganismen bei den Wund-Infections-Krankheiten des Menschen." J.F. Bergmann, Wiesbaden (1884) pp. 1-122. [No PubMed record available.]
Shah MM et al. (2007)
Shah, M.M., Iihara, H., Noda, M., Song, S.X., Nhung, P.H., Ohkusu, K., Kawamura, Y., and Ezaki, T. "dnaJ gene sequence-based assay for species identification and phylogenetic grouping in the genus Staphylococcus." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2007) 57:25-30.
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.]
Takahashi T et al. (1999)
Takahashi, T., Satoh, I., and Kikuchi, N. "Phylogenetic relationships of 38 taxa of the genus Staphylococcus based on 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49::725-728.

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