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Enterococcus faecalis

Taxonomy ID: 1351 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1351)
current name
Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-Balz 1984
Streptococcus faecalis Andrewes and Horder 1906 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1) in [Skerman VBD et al. (1980)]
type strain of Streptococcus faecalis: ATCC:19433, ATCC:19433-U, CCUG:19916, CIP:103015, DSM:20478, HAMBI:1711, JCM:5803, JCM:8726, BCCM/LMG:7937, NBRC:100480, NBRC:100481, NCAIM B.01312, NCDO:581, NCIMB:775, NCTC:775
Enterococcus sp. 7L76
Enterococcus sp. KB1
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus ovalis" Escherich 1886, effective name 2)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus liquefaciens" Sternberg 1892, effective name 3)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus zymogenes" MacCallum and Hastings 1899, effective name 4)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterocoque" Thiercelin 1902, effective name 5)
heterotypic synonym
"Enterococcus proteiformis" Thiercelin and Jouhaud 1903, effective name 6)
heterotypic synonym
"Streptococcus glycerinaceus" Orla-Jensen 1919, effective name 7)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Enterococcaceae; Enterococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 341,364 294,329 301
Protein 3,981,654 2,937,910 -
Structure 372 221 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 459 459 -
Conserved Domains 8 7 -
GEO Datasets 930 617 -
PubMed Central 36,770 36,770 -
Gene 30,482 6,938 -
SRA Experiments 12,468 11,028 -
Protein Clusters 5,703 5,703 -
Identical Protein Groups 784,302 751,298 -
BioProject 1,194 745 -
BioSample 16,412 15,262 27
Assembly 9,239 8,797 -
PubChem BioAssay 3,531 3,382 -
Taxonomy 381 1 -


Comments and References:

Skerman VBD et al. (1980)
Skerman, V.B.D., McGowan, V., and Sneath, P.H.A. "Approved Lists of Bacterial Names." Intl. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1980) 30(1):225-420.
image:Enterococcus faecalis
Schleifer KH & Kilpper-Balz R (1984)
Schleifer, K.H., and Kilpper-Balz, R. "Transfer of Streptococcus faecalis and Streptococcus faecium to the genus Enterococcus nom. rev. as Enterococcus faecalis comb. nov. and Enterococcus faecium comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34(1):31-34. [NoPubMed record available.]

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Enterococcus faecalis (Andrewes and Horder 1906) Schleifer and Kilpper-BA%A4lz 1984 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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Enterococcus faecalis culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
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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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