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Taxonomy ID: 203804 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid203804)
current name
Candidatus Blochmannia
"Candidatus Blochmannia" Sauer et al. 2000, effective name 1)
Sphingobacterium camponotii
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Candidatus camponotii
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Enterobacteriaceae incertae sedis; ant, tsetse, mealybug, aphid, etc. endosymbionts; ant endosymbionts
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 709 -
Protein 30,125 93
Genome 13 -
Popset 13 10
GEO Datasets 34 -
PubMed Central 71 71
Gene 2,586 1
SRA Experiments 9 -
Protein Clusters 623 61
Identical Protein Groups 15,109 93
BioProject 26 -
BioSample 45 -
Assembly 30 -
Taxonomy 112 1


Comments and References:

Murray RG & Stackebrandt E (1995)
Murray, R.G., and Stackebrandt, E. "Taxonomic note: implementation of the provisional status Candidatus for incompletely described procaryotes." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1995) 45(1):186-187.
Murray RG & Schleifer KH (1994)
Murray, R.G., and Schleifer, K.H. "Taxonomic notes: a proposal for recording the properties of putative taxa of procaryotes." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1994) 44(1):174-176.
Sauer C et al. (2000)
Sauer, C., Stackebrandt, E., Gadau, J., Holldobler, B., and Gross, R. "Systematic relationships and cospeciation of bacterial endosymbionts and their carpenter ant host species: proposal of the new taxon Candidatus Blochmannia gen. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2000) 50:1877-1886.
Schroder D et al. (1996)
Schroder, D., Deppisch, H., Obermayer, M., Krohne, G., Stackebrandt, E., Holldobler, B., Goebel, W., and Gross, R. "Intracellular endosymbiotic bacteria of Camponotus species (carpenter ants): systematics, evolution and ultrastructural characterization." Mol. Microbiol. (1996) 21:479-489.

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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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