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Enterococcus faecalis

Taxonomy ID: 1351 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1351)
current name
Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz 1984
type strain of Enterococcus faecalis: ATCC:19433, ATCC:19433-U, CCUG:19916, CIP:103015, DSM:20478, HAMBI:1711, JCM:5803, JCM:8726, BCCM/LMG:7937, NBRC:100480, NBRC:100481, NCAIM B.01312, NCDO:581, NCIMB:775, NCTC:775
homotypic synonym:
Streptococcus faecalis Andrewes and Horder 1906 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
Enterococcus sp. 7L76
Enterococcus sp. KB1
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus ovalis" Escherich 1886, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus liquefaciens" Sternberg 1892, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus zymogenes" MacCallum and Hastings 1899, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterocoque" Thiercelin 1902, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterococcus proteiformis" Thiercelin and Jouhaud 1903, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus glycerinaceus" Orla-Jensen 1919, effective name 2)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Enterococcaceae; Enterococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 293,975 248,584 298
Protein 3,687,908 2,643,401 -
Structure 366 218 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 443 443 -
Conserved Domains 8 7 -
GEO Datasets 872 566 -
PubMed Central 32,473 32,473 -
Gene 30,471 6,938 -
SRA Experiments 10,509 9,278 -
Protein Clusters 5,703 5,703 -
Identical Protein Groups 642,801 609,736 -
BioProject 1,016 573 -
BioSample 13,736 12,798 24
Assembly 7,299 6,865 5
PubChem BioAssay 3,335 3,187 -
Taxonomy 382 1 -


Comments and References:

Schleifer KH & Kilpper-Balz R (1984)
Schleifer, K.H., and Kilpper-Balz, R. "Transfer of Streptococcus faecalis and Streptococcus faecium to the genus Enterococcus nom. rev. as Enterococcus faecalis comb. nov. and Enterococcus faecium comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34(1):31-34. [NoPubMed record available.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Streptococcus faecalis)
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.

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Enterococcus faecalis meta-databases BacDive
19 records from this provider organism-specific BioCyc
Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-BA%A4lz 1984 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
30 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Enterococcus faecalis culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
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OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
Streptococcus liquefaciens taxonomy/phylogenetic Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory, Fungal Databases
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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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