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Chlamydia felis

Taxonomy ID: 83556 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid83556)
current name
Chlamydia felis (Everett et al. 1999) Sachse et al. 2015
Chlamydophila felis Everett et al. 1999
type strain of Chlamydophila felis: ATCC:VR-120, personal::FP Baker, DSM:26967
homotypic synonym:
"Chlamydia felis" (Everett et al. 1999) Kuo et al. 2011, effective name 1)
NCBI BLAST name: chlamydias
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
Chlamydia psittaci (Lillie 1930) Page 1968
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; PVC group; Chlamydiota; Chlamydiia; Chlamydiales; Chlamydiaceae; Chlamydia/Chlamydophila group; Chlamydia
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 317 309 2
Protein 2,476 1,221 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 4 4 -
PubMed Central 297 297 -
Gene 1,056 1 -
SRA Experiments 1 1 -
Protein Clusters 844 844 -
Identical Protein Groups 1,181 1,025 -
BioProject 3 1 -
BioSample 2 1 -
Assembly 1 - -
Taxonomy 2 1 -


Comments and References:

Chlamydophila felis = Chlamydia psittaci (in part)
From Chlamydophila (Euzeby link): "Chlamydophila felis Everett et al. 1999 includes feline isolates previously belonging to Chlamydia psittaci (Lillie 1930) Page 1968 (Approved Lists 1980)."
Everett KD et al. (1999)
Everett, K.D., Bush, R.M., Andersen, A.A. "Emended description of the order Chlamydiales, proposal of Parachlamydiaceae fam. nov. and Simkaniaceae fam. nov., each containing one monotypic genus, revised taxonomy of the family Chlamydiaceae, including a new genus and five new species, and standards for the identification of organisms." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:415-440.
Sachse K et al. (2015)
Sachse, K., Bavoil, P.M., Kaltenboeck, B., Stephens, R.S., Kuo, C.-C., Rossello-Mora, R., and Horn, M. "Emendation of the family Chlamydiaceae: proposal of a single genus, Chlamydia, to include all currently recognized species." Syst. Appl. Microbiol. (2015) 38(2):99-103.
VALIDATION LIST No. 164 (2015)
Validation List No. 164: "List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2015) 65:2017-2025.

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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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