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Taxonomy ID: 1637 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1637)
Scientific name: Listeria Pirie 1940
Inherited blast name: firmicutes
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: "Listerella" Pirie 1927 (nom. rej. Opin. 14), effective name, nom. rej. 1),2),3),4)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Listeriaceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 260,275 64
Nucleotide GSS 51 -
Protein 7,958,691 13,402
Structure 342 -
Genome 23 1
Popset 476 78
Conserved Domains 22 14
GEO Datasets 1,171 2
PubMed Central 25,759 25,757
Gene 136,825 -
SRA Experiments 27,861 -
Protein Clusters 4,885 2,799
Identical Protein Groups 412,161 13,402
Bio Project 702 2
Bio Sample 31,138 -
Bio Systems 8,824 -
Assembly 3,868 -
Probe 137 10
PubChem BioAssay 431 -
Taxonomy 301 1


Comments and References:

Nota BeneListeria (LPSN link)

Reference to PubMed documentBoerlin P et al. (1991)
Boerlin, P., Rocourt, J., and Piffaretti, J.C. "Taxonomy of the genus Listeria by using multilocus enzyme electrophoresis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1991) 41:59-64.

Reference to PubMed documentCollins MD et al. (1991c)
Collins, M.D., Wallbanks, S., Lane, D.J., Shah, J., Nietupski, R., Smida, J., Dorsch, M., and Stackebrandt, E. "Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Listeria based on reverse transcriptase sequencing of 16S rRNA." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1991) 41:240-246.

Reference to PubMed documentFischer W & Leopold K (1999)
Fischer, W., and Leopold, K. "Polar lipids of four Listeria species containing L-lysylcardiolipin, a novel lipid structure, and other unique phospholipids." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:653-662.

Reference to PubMed documentGraham TA et al. (1997)
Graham, T.A., Golsteyn-Thomas, E.J., Thomas, J.E., and Gannon, V.P. "Inter- and intraspecies comparison of the 16S-23S rRNA operon intergenic spacer regions of six Listeria spp." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:863-869.

Reference to PubMed documentHartfort T & Sneath PH (1993)
Hartford, T., and Sneath, P.H. "Optical DNA-DNA homology in the genus Listeria." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:26-31.

Reference to PubMed documentSallen B et al. (1996)
Sallen, B., Rajoharison, A., Desvarenne, S., Quinn, F., and Mabilat, C. "Comparative analysis of 16S and 23S rRNA sequences of Listeria species." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:669-674.

Reference to PubMed documentSchmid MW et al. (2005)
Schmid, M.W., Ng, E.Y., Lampidis, R., Emmerth, M., Walcher, M., Kreft, J., Goebel, W., Wagner, M., and Schleifer, K.H. "Evolutionary history of the genus Listeria and its virulence genes." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (2005) 28:1-18.

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 documentVaneechoutte M et al. (1998)
Vaneechoutte, M., Boerlin, P., Tichy, H.V., Bannerman, E., Jager, B., and Bille, J. "Comparison of PCR-based DNA fingerprinting techniques for the identification of Listeria species and their use for atypical Listeria isolates." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1998) 48:127-139.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Listerella taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0075370 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Listerella taxonomy/phylogenetic Index Fungorum
Listerella taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Listeria taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
Listerella taxonomy/phylogenetic Nomenclature of Eumycetozoa
Listeria sp. (taxon passport) culture/stock collections StrainInfo
Listeria Pirie, 1940 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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