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Burkholderia pseudomallei

Taxonomy ID: 28450 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid28450)
Scientific name: Burkholderia pseudomallei (Whitmore 1913) Yabuuchi et al. 1993
type strain of Burkholderia pseudomallei: ATCC:23343
type strain of Burkholderia pseudomallei: NCTC:12939
type strain of Burkholderia pseudomallei: personal::WRAIR 286
homotypic synonym: "Bacillus pseudomallei" Whitmore 1913, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym: "Malleomyces pseudomallei" Breed 1939, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym: "Loefflerella pseudomallei" Brindle and Cowan 1951, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym: Pseudomonas pseudomallei (Whitmore 1913) Haynes 1957 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 2)
includes: Burkholderia sp. BGJ
includes: Burkholderia sp. BGK
includes: Burkholderia sp. MSHR4009
includes: Burkholderia sp. MSHR4018
includes: Burkholderia sp. MSHR44
includes: Burkholderia sp. TSV202
Inherited blast name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: "Bacterium whitmori" Stanton and Fletcher 1921, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Betaproteobacteria; Burkholderiales; Burkholderiaceae; Burkholderia; pseudomallei group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 396,093 311,212
Nucleotide GSS 52 52
Protein 8,733,770 7,958,075
Structure 247 78
Genome 1 1
Popset 27 27
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 594 190
PubMed Central 3,313 3,313
Gene 85,709 4
SRA Experiments 2,426 2,267
GEO Profiles 8,916 -
Protein Clusters 6,869 6,869
Identical Protein Groups 455,584 403,942
Bio Project 301 129
Bio Sample 2,516 2,263
Bio Systems 4,190 239
Assembly 1,529 1,314
Probe 81 76
PubChem BioAssay 105 105
Taxonomy 214 1


Comments and References:

Reference to PubMed documentGodoy D et al. (2003)
Godoy, D., Randle, G., Simpson, A.J., Aanensen, D.M., Pitt, T.L., Kinoshita, R., and Spratt, B.G. "Multilocus sequence typing and evolutionary relationships among the causative agents of melioidosis and glanders, Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia mallei." J. Clin. Microbiol. (2003) 41:2068-2079. [Erratum: J. Clin. Microbiol. (2003) 41:4913.] (Note: Godoy et al. suggest that Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei are conspecific.)

Nota BeneSkerman VBD et al. (1980) (Pseudomonas pseudomallei)
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.]

VALIDATION LIST No. 45. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:398-399.

Erratum (1993) (VALIDATION LIST No. 45)
Erratum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1993) 43:625.

Reference to PubMed documentYabuuchi E et al. (1992)
Yabuuchi, E., Kosako, Y., Oyaizu, H., Yano, I., Hotta, H., Hashimoto, Y., Ezaki, T., and Arakawa, M. "Proposal of Burkholderia gen. nov. and transfer of seven species of the genus Pseudomonas homology group II to the new genus, with the type species Burkholderia cepacia (Palleroni and Holmes 1981) comb. nov." Microbiol. Immunol. (1992) 36:1251-1275. [Erratum: Microbiol. Immunol. (1993) 37:335.]

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