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Taxonomy ID: 626 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid626)
current name
Xenorhabdus Thomas and Poinar 1979 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Thomas and Poinar 1983, nom. approb. 1)
homotypic synonym:
Xenorhabdus Thomas and Poinar 1979 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Akhurst 1983, nom. approb. 2)
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Morganellaceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 72,251 -
Protein 531,684 16,609
Structure 22 -
Genome 31 1
Popset 66 39
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 17 1
PubMed Central 1,503 1,502
Gene 43,203 -
SRA Experiments 79 -
Protein Clusters 3,495 95
Identical Protein Groups 339,308 16,610
BioProject 152 3
BioSample 305 -
Assembly 205 -
Taxonomy 222 1


Comments and References:

Xenorhabdus (LPSN link)
Akhurst RJ (1983)
Akhurst, R.J. "Taxonomic study of Xenorhabdus, a genus of bacteria symbiotically associated with insect pathogenic nematodes." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1983) 33:38-45. [No PubMed record available.]
Euzeby JP & Boemare NE (2000)
Euzeby, J.P., and Boemare, N.E. "The modern Latin word rhabdus belongs to the feminine gender, inducing necessary corrections according to Rules 65(2),12c(1) and 13b of the Bacteriological Code (1990 Revision)." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:1691-1692.
Liu J et al. (1997)
Liu, J., Berry, R., Poinar, G., and Moldenke, A. "Phylogeny of Photorhabdus and Xenorhabdus species and strains as determined by comparison of partial 16S rRNA gene sequences." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1997) 47:948-951.
Rainey FA et al. (1995e)
Rainey, F.A., Ehlers, R.U., and Stackebrandt, E. "Inability of the polyphasic approach to systematics to determine the relatedness of the genera Xenorhabdus and Photorhabdus." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45:379-381.
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.]
Thomas GM & Poinar GO (1983)
Thomas, G.M., and Poinar, G.O. "Amended description of the genus Xenorhabdus Thomas and Poinar." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1983) 33:878-879.

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Xenorhabdus Thomas & Poinar, 1979 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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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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