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Enterococcus faecium

Taxonomy ID: 1352 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1352)
current name
Enterococcus faecium (Orla-Jensen 1919) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz 1984
Streptococcus faecium Orla-Jensen 1919 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1) in [Skerman VBD et al. (1980)]
type strain of Streptococcus faecium: ATCC:19434, CCUG:542, CFBP:4248, CIP:103014, DSM:20477, HAMBI:1710, JCM:5804, JCM:8727, BCCM/LMG:11423, NBRC:100485, NBRC:100486, NCDO:942, NCIMB:11508, NCTC:7171, NCFB:942
Enterococcus sp. LMG 19843
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Enterococcaceae; Enterococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 935,651 870,672 221
Protein 5,165,179 4,453,891 -
Structure 84 71 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 395 395 -
Conserved Domains 2 2 -
GEO Datasets 157 116 -
PubMed Central 17,506 17,506 -
Gene 19,134 6,733 -
SRA Experiments 31,912 31,268 -
Protein Clusters 5,337 5,337 -
Identical Protein Groups 898,797 875,465 -
BioProject 1,113 794 -
BioSample 37,942 37,407 11
Assembly 20,845 20,506 4
PubChem BioAssay 1,835 1,835 -
Taxonomy 361 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.
Belloso Daza MV et al. (2021), doi:10.1099/ijsem.0.004948
Belloso Daza, M.V., Cortimiglia, C., Bassi, D., and Cocconcelli, P.S. "Genome-based studies indicate that the Enterococcus faecium Clade B strains belong to Enterococcus lactis species and lack of the hospital infection associated markers." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2021) 71(8):004948.
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.]

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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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