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Eggerthella lenta

Taxonomy ID: 84112 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid84112)
current name
Eggerthella lenta (Eggerth 1935) Wade et al. 1999 emend. Maruo et al. 2008
type strain of Eggerthella lenta: ATCC:25559, CCUG:17323 A, CIP:106637, DSM:2243, JCM:9979, NCAIM B.01418, NCTC:11813, VPI:0255
homotypic synonym:
"Bacteroides lentus" Eggerth 1935, effective name 1)
"Pseudobacterium lentum" Krasil'nikov 1949, effective name 1)
Eubacterium lentum (Eggerth 1935) Prevot 1938 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 2)
Eggerthella lenta (Eggerth 1935) Kageyama et al. 1999
NCBI BLAST name: actinobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinobacteria; Coriobacteriia; Eggerthellales; Eggerthellaceae; Eggerthella
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 5,031 4,765 448
Protein 107,469 101,069 -
Structure 3 - -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 6 6 -
GEO Datasets 24 - -
PubMed Central 726 726 -
Gene 9,450 3,086 -
SRA Experiments 96 57 -
Protein Clusters 1,160 1,160 -
Identical Protein Groups 23,735 23,026 -
Bio Project 28 22 -
Bio Sample 122 89 34
Bio Systems 152 - -
Assembly 42 40 4
PubChem BioAssay 19 19 -
Taxonomy 5 1 -


Comments and References:

Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov.
Eggerthella lenta (Eggerth 1935) Wade et al. 1999 has priority (Rule 24b(2) of the Bacteriological Code).
Kageyama A et al. (1999b)
Kageyama, A., Benno, Y., and Nakase, T. "Phylogenetic evidence for the transfer of Eubacterium lentum to the genus Eggerthella as Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:1725-1732.
Krasil'nikov NA (1949)
Krasil'nikov, N.A.: Guide to the Bacteria and Actinomycetes [Opredelitelv Bakterii i Actinomicetov], (1949). Akad. Nauk SSSR, Moscow, pp. 1-830. [No PubMed record available.]
Maruo T et al. (2008)
Maruo, T., Sakamoto, M., Ito, C., Toda, T., and Benno, Y. "Adlercreutzia equolifaciens gen. nov., sp. nov., an equol-producing bacterium isolated from human faeces, and emended description of the genus Eggerthella." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2008) 58:1221-1227.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Eubacterium lentum)
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.
Wade WG et al. (1999)
Wade, W.G., Downes, J., Dymock, D.,Hiom, S.J., Weightman, A.J., Dewhirst, F.E., Paster, B.J., Tzellas, N., and Coleman, B. "The family Coriobacteriaceae: reclassification of Eubacterium exiguum (Poco et al. 1996) and Peptostreptococcus heliotrinreducens (Lanigan 1976) as Slackia exigua gen. nov., comb. nov. and Slackia heliotrinireducens gen. nov., comb. nov., and Eubacterium lentum (Prevot 1938) as Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1999) 49:595-600.

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