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Shigella flexneri

Taxonomy ID: 623 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid623)
current name
Shigella flexneri Castellani and Chalmers 1919
type strain of Shigella flexneri: ATCC:29903, CIP:82.48, DSM:4782
Escherichia flexneri
Escherichia/Shigella flexneri
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Shigella paradysenteriae" Weldin 1927, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Shigella
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 465,382 355,726 9
Protein 2,111,756 1,714,152 -
Structure 190 141 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 179 179 -
Conserved Domains 3 2 -
GEO Datasets 239 190 -
PubMed Central 10,515 10,515 -
Gene 29,120 1,360 -
SRA Experiments 16,928 16,097 -
Protein Clusters 3,064 3,064 -
Identical Protein Groups 498,507 466,181 -
BioProject 202 123 -
BioSample 17,366 16,257 5
Assembly 12,176 11,781 1
PubChem BioAssay 202 202 -
Taxonomy 114 1 -


Comments and References:

Castellani A & Chalmers AJ (1919)
Castellani, A., and Chalmers, A.J. Manual of Tropical Medicine, 3rd ed. (1919). Williams Wood and Co., New York. [No PubMed abstract 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.]
Weldin JC (1927)
Weldin, J.C. "The colon-typhoid group of bacteria and related forms. Relationships and classification. " Iowa State J. Sci. (1927) 1:121-197. [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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