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Taxonomy ID: 570 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid570)
current name
Klebsiella Trevisan 1885 (Approved Lists 1980)
homotypic synonym:
Klebsiella Trevisan 1885 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Carter et al. 1999, emended name 1)
Klebsiella Trevisan 1885 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Drancourt et al. 2001, emended name 1)
Klebsiella Trevisan 1885 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Ma et al. 2021, emended name 1) in [Ma Y et al. (2021), List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion No. 36 (2022)]
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Hyalococcus" Schroeter 1886, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
Calymmatobacterium Aragao and Vianna 1913
heterotypic synonym
"Donovania" Anderson et al. 1944, effective name 2)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Klebsiella/Raoultella group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 4,306,971 7
Protein 57,655,365 226,890
Structure 869 -
Genome 15 1
Popset 1,778 1,442
Conserved Domains 1 -
GEO Datasets 540 -
PubMed Central 73,314 71,460
Gene 243,729 -
SRA Experiments 78,354 113
Protein Clusters 10,449 7,734
Identical Protein Groups 6,084,137 225,950
BioProject 4,455 59
BioSample 97,479 118
Assembly 51,461 -
Genetic Testing Registry 1 -
PubChem BioAssay 5,862 70
Taxonomy 2,660 1


Comments and References:

Ma Y et al. (2021), PubMed: abstract
Ma, Y., Wu, X., Li, S., Tang, L., Chen, M., and An, Q. "Proposal for reunification of the genus Raoultella with the genus Klebsiella and reclassification of Raoultella electrica as Klebsiella electrica comb. nov." Res. Microbiol. (2021) 172(6):103851. [Corrigendum: Res. Microbiol. (2022) 173(6-7):103924.]
List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion No. 36 (2022), PubMed: abstract
Oren, A., and Garrity, G. "Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 36." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2022) 72(7):005413.
Klebsiella (LPSN link)
Calymmatobacterium (LPSN link)
Anderson K et al. (1945)
Anderson, K., de Monbreun, W., and Goodpasture, E. "An etiologic consideration of Donovania granulomatis cultivated from granuloma inguinale (three cases) in embryonic egg yolk." J. Exp. Med. (1945) 81:25-40. [No PubMed record available.]
Aragao H & Vianna G (1913)
Aragao, H., and Vianna, G. "Pesquizas sobre o Granuloma venereo. (Untersuchungen ueber das Branuloma venereum)." Mem. Inst. Oswalo Cruz. (1913) 5:211-238. [No PubMed record available.]
Boye K & Hansen DS (2003)
Boye, K., and Hansen, D.S. "Sequencing of 16S rDNA of Klebsiella: taxonomic relations within the genus and to other Enterobacteriaceae." Int. J. Med. Microbiol. (2003) 292:495-503.
Carter JS et al. (1999)
Carter, J.S., Bowden, F.J., Bastian, I., Myers, G.M., Sriprakash, K.S., and Kemp, D.J. "Phylogenetic evidence for reclassification of Calymmatobacterium granulomatis as Klebsiella granulomatis comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:1695-1700.
Drancourt M et al. (2001)
Drancourt, M., Bollet, C., Carta, A., and Rousselier, P. "Phylogenetic analyses of Klebsiella species delineate Klebsiella and Raoultella gen. nov., with description of Raoultella ornithinolytica comb. nov., Raoultella terrigena comb. nov. and Raoultella planticola comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2001) 51:925-932.
Schroeter J (1886)
Schroeter, J. "1885-1889." In: F. Cohn, Kryptogamenflora von Schlesien. Bd.3, Heft 3, Pilze J.U. Kern's Verlag, Breslau, pp. 1-814. [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.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Calymmatobacterium)
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 (1885)
Trevisan, V. "Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi di Batteriaceae [Characteristics of some new genera of Bacteriaceae]." Atti. Accad. Fis.-Med.-Stat. Milano (Ser 4) (1885) 3:92-106. [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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