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Candidatus Heimdallarchaeota

Taxonomy ID: 1936272 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1936272)
current name
"Candidatus Heimdallarchaeota" Zaremba-Niedzwiedzka et al. 2017, candidatus name 1) in [Candidatus List No. 5 (2023)]
NCBI BLAST name: archaea
Rank: phylum
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Candidatus Heimdallarchaeia" Bulzu et al. 2019, candidatus name 2) in [Bulzu PA et al. (2019)]
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Archaea; Asgard group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 6,329 -
Protein 37,871 -
Structure 2 -
Genome 7 -
PubMed Central 14 14
SRA Experiments 12 -
Identical Protein Groups 144,951 -
BioProject 10 -
BioSample 201 -
Assembly 161 -
Taxonomy 11 1


Comments and References:

Candidatus List No. 5 (2023), PubMed: abstract
Oren, A., and Göker, M. "Candidatus List. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus phyla." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2023) 73(5):005821.
Bulzu PA et al. (2019), PubMed: abstract
Bulzu, P.A., Andrei, A.Ş., Salcher, M.M., Mehrshad, M., Inoue, K., Kandori, H., Beja, O., Ghai, R., and Banciu, H.L. "Casting light on Asgardarchaeota metabolism in a sunlit microoxic niche." Nat. Microbiol. (2019) 4(7):1129-1137.
Zaremba-Niedzwiedzka K et al. (2017)
Zaremba-Niedzwiedzka, K., Caceres, E.F., Saw, J.H., Backstrom, D., Juzokaite, L., Vancaester, E., Seitz, K.W., Anantharaman, K., Starnawski, P., Kjeldsen, K.U., Stott, M.B., Nunoura, T., Banfield, J.F., Schramm, A., Baker, B.J., Spang, A., and Ettema, T.J. "Asgard archaea illuminate the origin of eukaryotic cellular complexity." Nature (2017) 541:353-358.

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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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