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Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. polymorphum

Taxonomy ID: 76857 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid76857)
current name
Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. polymorphum (ex Knorr 1922) Dzink et al. 1990
type strain of Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. polymorphum: ATCC:10953, CCUG:9126, DSM:20482, JCM:12990, NCTC:10562
homotypic synonym:
"Fusobacterium polymorphum" Knorr 1922, effective name 1)
Fusibacterium nucleatum subsp. polymorphum
NCBI BLAST name: fusobacteria
Rank: subspecies
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Fusobacteria; Fusobacteriia; Fusobacteriales; Fusobacteriaceae; Fusobacterium; Fusobacterium nucleatum
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 576 501 49
Protein 77,474 70,248 -
Structure 2 2 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 10 10 -
GEO Datasets 29 9 -
PubMed Central 8 8 -
Gene 4,897 2,410 -
SRA Experiments 33 8 -
Identical Protein Groups 33,713 30,940 -
Bio Project 26 21 -
Bio Sample 49 25 6
Assembly 21 18 2
Probe 3 - -
Taxonomy 3 1 -


Comments and References:

Dzink JL et al. (1990)
Dzink, J.L., Sheenan, M.T., and Socransky, S.S. "Proposal of three subspecies of Fusobacterium nucleatum Knorr 1922: Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. nucleatum subsp. nov., comb. nov.; Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. polymorphum subsp. nov., nom. rev., comb. nov.; and Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. vincentii subsp. nov., nom. rev., comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1990) 40:74-78.
Knorr M (1922)
Knorr, M. "Uber die fusospirillare Symbiose, die Gattung Fusobacterium (K.B. Lehmann) und Spirillum sputigenum. Zugleich ein Beitrag zur Bakteriologie der Mundhohle. II. Mitteilung. Die Gattung Fusobacterium." Zentralblatt Bakteriol. Parasitenkd. Infekt. Hyg. Abteilung I (1922) 89:4-22. [No PubMed record available.]
Kook JK et al. (2017)
Kook, J.-K., Park, S.-N., Lim, Y.K., Cho, E., Jo, E., Roh, H., Shin, Y., Paek, J., Kim, H.-S., Kim, H., Shin, J.H., and Chang, Y.-H. "Genome-based reclassification of Fusobacterium nucleatum subspecies at the species level." Curr. Microbiol. (2017) 74:1137-1147.

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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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