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Staphylococcus aureus

Taxonomy ID: 1280 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1280)
current name
Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach 1884 (Approved Lists 1980)
type strain of Staphylococcus aureus: ATCC:12600, ATCC:12600-U, CCM:885, CCUG:1800, CIP:65.8, DSM:20231, HAMBI:66, JCM:20624, NBRC:100910, NCAIM B.01065, NCCB:72047, NCTC:8532, NCDO:949
homotypic synonym:
"Staphylococcus pyogenes aureus" Rosenbach 1884, effective name 1)
"Micrococcus aureus" (Rosenbach 1884) Zopf 1885, effective name 2)
Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach 1884 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Madhaiyan et al. 2020, emended name 3) in [Madhaiyan M et al. (2020b)]
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus (Rosenbach 1884) De La Fuente et al. 1985
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Host: human
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Staphlococcus pyogenes citreus" Passet 1885, effective name 4)
heterotypic synonym
"Micrococcus pyogenes" Lehmann and Neumann 1896, effective name 5)
heterotypic synonym
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. anaerobius De La Fuente et al. 1985
type strain of Staphylococcus aureus subsp. anaerobius: ATCC:35844, CCUG:37246, CIP:103780, DSM:20714, personal::MVF-7
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Bacillota; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae; Staphylococcus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 2,490,238 2,034,172 264
Protein 35,699,670 24,746,945 -
Structure 2,428 1,492 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 821 820 -
Conserved Domains 50 30 -
GEO Datasets 5,269 4,552 -
PubMed Central 177,295 177,295 -
Gene 147,321 15,281 -
SRA Experiments 137,238 126,916 -
GEO Profiles 139,687 93,657 -
Protein Clusters 3,933 3,933 -
Identical Protein Groups 3,466,792 3,405,684 -
BioProject 7,691 3,226 -
BioSample 160,238 151,879 21
Assembly 92,846 88,338 -
Genetic Testing Registry 1 1 -
PubChem BioAssay 32,251 32,018 -
Taxonomy 4,638 1 -


Comments and References:

Madhaiyan M et al. (2020b), PubMed: abstract
Madhaiyan, M., Wirth, J.S., and Saravanan, V.S. "Phylogenomic analyses of the Staphylococcaceae family suggest the reclassification of five species within the genus Staphylococcus as heterotypic synonyms, the promotion of five subspecies to novel species, the taxonomic reassignment of five Staphylococcus species to Mammaliicoccus gen. nov., and the formal assignment of Nosocomiicoccus to the family Staphylococcaceae." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2020) 70(11):5926-5936.
image:Staphylococcus aureus
Cole K et al. (2019), other link:
Cole, K., Foster, D., Russell, J.E., Golubchik, T., Llewelyn, M., Wilson, D.J., Crook, D., and Paul, J., Modernising Medical Microbiology Consortium. "Draft genome sequences of 64 type strains of 50 species and 25 subspecies of the genus Staphylococcus Rosenbach 1884." Microbiol. Resour. Announc. (2019) 8:e00062-19.
De La Fuente R et al. (1985)
De La Fuente, R., Suarez, G., and Schleifer, K.H. "Staphylococcus aureus subsp. anaerobius subsp. nov., the causal agent of abscess disease of sheep." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1985) 35:99-102. [No PubMed record available.]
Howey RT et al. (1990)
Howey, R.T., Lock, C.M., and Moore, L.V.H. "Subspecies names automatically created by Rule 46." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1990) 40:317-319. [No PubMed record available.]
Rosenbach FJ (1884)
Rosenbach, F.J. "Microorganismen bei den Wund-Infections-Krankheiten des Menschen." J.F. Bergmann, Wiesbaden (1884) pp. 1-122. [No PubMed record available.]
Pantucek R et al. (1996)
Pantucek, R., Gotz, F., Doskar, J., and Rosypal, S. "Genomic variability of Staphylococcus aureus and the other coagulase-positive Staphylococcus species estimated by macrorestriction analysis using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1996) 46:216-222.
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.]
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.]

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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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