Link to NCBI Front Page Taxonomy Logo
Entrez PubMed Nucleotide Protein Genome Structure PMC Taxonomy BioCollections
Taxonomy browser (Pasteurella multocida)

Pasteurella multocida

Taxonomy ID: 747 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid747)
current name
Pasteurella multocida (Lehmann and Neumann 1899) Rosenbusch and Merchant 1939 (Approved Lists 1980), nom. approb. 1)
type strain of Pasteurella multocida: ATCC:43137, CCUG:17976 B, CCUG:43504, CIP:103286, BCCM/LMG:2851, NCTC:10322, DSM:16031, CCUG:17976
homotypic synonym:
"Bacterium multocidum" Lehmann and Neumann 1899, effective name 2)
NCBI BLAST name: g-proteobacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus gallicidus" Burrill 1883, effective name 3)
heterotypic synonym
"Pasteurella cholerae-gallinarum" Trevisan 1887, effective name 4)
heterotypic synonym
Pasteurella gallicida (Burrill 1883) Buchanan 1925
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Pasteurellales; Pasteurellaceae; Pasteurella
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 37,189 22,895 48
Protein 625,054 457,024 -
Structure 34 26 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 112 106 -
GEO Datasets 140 124 -
PubMed Central 5,604 5,604 -
Gene 15,812 6,720 -
SRA Experiments 1,407 1,370 -
Protein Clusters 2,501 2,501 -
Identical Protein Groups 171,159 157,885 -
BioProject 338 257 -
BioSample 2,188 2,063 12
Assembly 1,569 1,473 -
PubChem BioAssay 121 120 -
Taxonomy 36 1 -


Comments and References:

image:Pasteurella multocida
Pasteurella multocida = Pasteurella gallicida
P. multocida and Pasteurella gallicida nom. rejic. are homotypic synonyms.
Christensen H et al. (2004b)
Christensen, H., Angen, O., Olsen, J.E., and Bisgaard, M. "Revised description and classification of atypical isolates of Pasteurella multocida from bovine lungs based on genotypic characterization to include variants previously classified as biovar 2 of Pasteurella canis and Pasteurella avium." Microbiology (2004) 150:1757-1767.
JUDICIAL OPINION 58: "Confirmation of the types in the Approved Lists as nomenclatural types including recognition of Nocardia asteroides (Eppinger 1891) Blanchard 1896 and Pasteurella multocida (Lehmann and Neumann 1899) Rosenbusch and Merchant 1939 as the respective type species of the genera Nocardia and Pasteurella and rejection of the species name Pasteurella gallicida (Burrill 1883) Buchanan 1925." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1985) 35:538. [No PubMed record available.]
Mutters R et al. (1985)
Mutters, R., Ihm, P., Pohl, S., Frederiksen, W., and Mannheim, W. "Reclassification of the genus Pasteurella Trevisan 1887 on the basis of deoxyribonucleic acid homology, with proposals for the new species Pasteurella dagmatis, Pasteurella canis, Pasteurella stomatis, Pasteurella anatis, and Pasteurella langaa." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1985) 35:309-322. [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.]
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Pasteurella gallicida)
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.
Skerman VBD et al. (1980) (Pasteurella multocida)
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.
Sneath PHA (1982)
Sneath, P.H.A. "Status of nomenclatural types in the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names 1980. Request for an opinion." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1982) 32:459-460. [No PubMed record available.]
Trevisan V (1887)
Trevisan, V. "Sul micrococco della rabbia e sulla possibilita di riconoscere durante il periode d'incubazione, dall'essame del sangue della persona moricata, se ha contratta l'infezione rabbica." Rend. Ist. Lombardo (Ser. 2) (1887) 20:88-105. [No PubMed record available.]

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

LinkOut Subject LinkOut Provider
Pasteurella multocida meta-databases BacDive
26 records from this provider organism-specific BioCyc
Pasteurella gallicida (Burrill 1883) Buchanan 1925 (Approved Lists 1980), species (rejected name). taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
18 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Pasteurella multocida culture/stock collections Global Catalogue of Microorganisms
Related Immune Epitope Information gene/protein/disease-specific Immune Epitope Database and Analysis Resource
103 records from this provider organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Pasteurella cholerae-gallinarum taxonomy/phylogenetic Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory, Fungal Databases
Groups interested in participating in the LinkOut program should visit the LinkOut home page.
A list of our current non-bibliographic LinkOut providers can be found here.

Information from sequence entries

Show organism modifiers

Disclaimer: The NCBI taxonomy database is not an authoritative source for nomenclature or classification - please consult the relevant scientific literature for the most reliable information.

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.

Comments and questions to

[Help] [Search] [NLM NIH] [Disclaimer]