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Taxonomy ID: 2191 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid2191)
Scientific name: Methanomicrobiales Balch and Wolfe 1981
Inherited blast name: euryarchaeotes
Rank: order
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Stenosarchaea group; Methanomicrobia
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 17,001 -
Protein 145,754 -
Structure 12 -
Genome 53 -
Popset 273 258
Conserved Domains 8 8
GEO Datasets 6 -
PubMed Central 2,033 619
Gene 30,108 -
SRA Experiments 132 -
Protein Clusters 4,213 -
Identical Protein Groups 100,810 -
Bio Project 48 -
Bio Sample 192 -
Bio Systems 1,166 -
Assembly 129 -
Probe 13 1
Taxonomy 725 1

Comments and References:

Reference to PubMed documentBalch WE et al. (1979)
Balch, W.E., Fox, G.E., Magrum, L.J., Woses, C.R., and Wolfe, R.S. "Methanogens: reevaluation of a unique biological group." Microbiol. Rev. (1979) 43:260-296. [No abstract available.]

Reference to PubMed documentEuzeby JP & Tindall BJ (2001)
Euzeby, J.P., and Tindall, B.J. "Nomenclatural type of orders: corrections necessary according to Rules 15 and 21a of the Bacteriological Code (1990 Revision), and designation of appropriate nomenclatural types of classes and subclasses. Request for an Opinion." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51:725-727.

Reference to PubMed documentJUDICIAL OPINION 79 (2005)
Judicial Commision of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes: "The nomenclatural types of the orders Acholeplasmatales, Halanaerobiales, Halobacteriales, Methanobacteriales, Methanococcales, Methanomicrobiales, Planctomycetales, Prochlorales, Sulfolobales, Thermococcales, Thermoproteales and Verrucomicrobiales are the genera Acholeplasma, Halanaerobium, Halobacterium, Methanobacterium, Methanococcus, Methanomicrobium, Planctomyces, Prochloron, Sulfolobus, Thermococcus, Thermoproteus and Verrucomicrobium, respectively. Opinion 79." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2005) 55:517-518.

Reference to PubMed documentRouviere P et al. (1992)
Rouviere, P., Mandelco, L., Winker, S., and Woese, C.R. "A detailed phylogeny for the Methanomicrobiales." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (1992) 15:363-371.

VALIDATION LIST No. 6. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1981) 31:215-218.

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