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Neisseria meningitidis

Taxonomy ID: 487 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid487)
current name
Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon 1901) Murray 1929
type strain of Neisseria meningitidis: ATCC:13077, CCUG:3269, CIP:73.10, DSM:10036, NCTC:10025, personal::Sara E. Branham M1027
homotypic synonym:
"Diplokokkus intracellularis meningitidis" (sic) Weichselbaum 1887, effective name 1)
"Micrococcus meningitidis" Albrecht and Ghon 1903, effective name 1)
NCBI BLAST name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Neisseria weichselbaumii" Trevisan 1889, effective name 1)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus intracellularis" (Jaeger) Migula 1900, effective name 1)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus meningitidis cerebrospinalis" Albrecht and Ghon 1901, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Betaproteobacteria; Neisseriales; Neisseriaceae; Neisseria
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 678,340 638,768 9
Protein 2,496,509 2,121,959 -
Structure 365 138 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 132 132 -
Conserved Domains 5 2 -
GEO Datasets 786 705 -
PubMed Central 13,358 13,358 -
Gene 38,521 8,653 -
SRA Experiments 33,227 32,774 -
Protein Clusters 2,811 2,811 -
Identical Protein Groups 312,929 296,740 -
Bio Project 467 252 -
Bio Sample 36,251 35,915 5
Bio Systems 2,494 166 -
Assembly 3,619 3,309 1
Probe 175 34 -
PubChem BioAssay 201 197 -
Taxonomy 232 1 -


Comments and References:

Lapage SP et al. (1992)
Lapage, S.P., Sneath, P.H.A., Lessel, E.F., Skerman, V.B.D., Seeliger, H.P.R., and Clark, W.A. "International code of nomenclature of bacteria (1990 revision)." American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. (1992) p. 101. [No PubMed record available.]
Migula W (1900)
Migula, W. System der Bakterien, Vol. 2. (1900) Gustav Fischer, Jena. [No PubMed record available.]
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.]
Trevisan V (1889)
Trevisan, V. I generie e le specie della Batteriacee. (1889) Zanaboni and Gabuzzi, Milan, pp. 1-35. [No PubMed 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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