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Taxonomy ID: 445 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid445)
current name
Legionella Brenner et al. 1979
Sarcobium Drozanski 1991
NCBI BLAST name: g-proteobacteria
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Legionellales; Legionellaceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 116,459 71
Protein 2,715,526 13,077
Structure 314 -
Genome 55 1
Popset 273 120
Conserved Domains 21 9
GEO Datasets 275 2
PubMed Central 11,132 11,132
Gene 43,220 -
SRA Experiments 3,866 14
Protein Clusters 4,745 436
Identical Protein Groups 356,710 13,077
Bio Project 267 3
Bio Sample 4,305 14
Bio Systems 2,494 -
Assembly 1,014 -
Probe 285 -
PubChem BioAssay 63 1
Taxonomy 393 1

Comments and References:

Legionella (LPSN link)
Sarcobium (LPSN link)
Brenner DJ et al. (1979)
Brenner, D.J., Steigerwalt, A.G., and McDade, J.E. "Classification of the Legionnaires' disease bacterium: Legionella pneumophila, genus novum, species nova, of the family Legionellaceae, familia nova." Ann. Int. Med. (1979) 90:656-658.
Drozanski WJ (1991)
Drozanski, W.J. "Sarcobium lyticum gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligate intracellular bacterial parasite of small free-living amoebae." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1991) 41:82-87. [No PubMed record available.]
Hookey JV et al. (1996)
Hookey, J.V., Saunders, N.A., Fry, N.K., Birtles, R.J., and Harrison, T.G. "Phylogeny of Legionellaceae based on small-subunit ribosomal DNA sequences and proposal of Legionella lytica comb. nov. for Legionella-like amoebal pathogens." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:526-531. [No PubMed record available.]
Riffard S et al. (1998)
Riffard, S., Lo Presti, F., Normand, P., Forey, F., Reyrolle, M., Etienne, J., and Vandenesch, F. "Species identification of Legionella via intergenic 16S-23S ribosomal spacer PCR analysis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1998) 48:723-730.
Rubin CJ et al. (2005)
Rubin, C.-J., Thollesson, M., Kirsebom, L.A., and Herrmann, B. "Phylogenetic relationships and species differentiation of 39 Legionella species by sequence determination of the RNase P RNA gene rnpB." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2005) 55:2039-2049. Published online 27 May 2005. DOI 10.1099/ijs.0.63656-0
Skerman 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.]
VALIDATION LIST No. 3. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1979) 29:436.
Verissimo A et al. (1996)
Verissimo, A., Morais, P.V., Diogo, A., Gomes, C., and da Costa, M.S. "Characterization of Legionella species by numerical analysis of whole-cell protein electrophoresis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:41-49.

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