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Shigella dysenteriae

Taxonomy ID: 622 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid622)
current name
Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga 1898) Castellani and Chalmers 1919
type strain of Shigella dysenteriae: ATCC:13313, CIP:57.28, NCTC:4837
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus dysenteriae" Shiga 1898, effective name 1)
"Eberthella dysenteriae" (Shiga 1898) Bergey et al. 1925, effective name 1)
Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga 1897) Castellani and Chalmers 1919
Escherichia/Shigella dysenteriae
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Bacillus dysentericus" Shiga 1897, effective name 1)
heterotypic synonym
"Shigella shigae" (Chester 1901) Wilson and Miles 1946, effective name 1)
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus shigae" Chester 1901, effective name 1)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Shigella
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 40,496 34,357 50
Protein 219,385 175,393 -
Structure 7 6 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 105 105 -
Conserved Domains 3 - -
GEO Datasets 44 43 -
PubMed Central 4,128 4,128 -
Gene 40,122 23,763 -
SRA Experiments 1,361 961 -
Protein Clusters 2,263 2,263 -
Identical Protein Groups 126,944 116,436 -
BioProject 66 50 -
BioSample 1,435 1,015 3
Assembly 291 277 2
PubChem BioAssay 122 122 -
Taxonomy 16 1 -


Comments and References:

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Bergey DH et al. (1925)
Bergey, D.H., Harrison, F.C., Breed, R.S., Hammer B.W., and Huntoon, F.M. Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 2nd ed. (1925) The Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore, pp. 1-462. [No PubMed record available.]
Castellani A & Chalmers AJ (1919)
Castellani, A., and Chalmers, A.J. Manual of Tropical Medicine, 3rd ed. (1919). Williams Wood and Co., New York. [No PubMed abstract available.]
Chester FD (1901)
Chester, F.D. A manual of determinative bacteriology. The Macmillan Co., New York, (1901) pp. 1-401. [No PubMed record available.]
Lapage SP et al. (1992) (reference with type strain information)
Lapage, S.P., Sneath, P.H.A., Lessel, E.F., Skerman, V.B.D., Seeliger, H.P.R., and Clark, W.A. "International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria (1990 revision)." American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. (1992). [No PubMed record available.]
Shiga K (1898)
Shiga, K. "Ueber den Dysenteriebacillus (Bacillus dysenteriae)." Zentralbl. Bakteriol. Parasitenkd. Infektinskr. Hyg. Abt. I Orig. 24:817-828. [No PubMed record available.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980)
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. [No PubMed record available.]
Wilson GS & Miles AA (1946)
Wilson, G.S., and Miles, A.A. Topley and Wilson's Principles of Bacteriology and Immunity, 3rd Ed., Vol. 1, (1946). Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore. [No PubMed record available.]
Yabuuchi E (2002b)
Yabuuchi, E. "Bacillus dysentericus (sic) 1897 was the first rather than Bacillus dysenteriae 1898." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2002) 52:1041.

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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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