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Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Taxonomy ID: 1773 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1773)
current name
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Zopf 1883) Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (Approved Lists 1980) in [Skerman VBD et al. (1980)]
type strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: ATCC:27294, personal::H37Rv, NCTC:7416, ATCC:25618, ATCC:9360, CCUG:37357, CCUG:38148, CIP:104475, CIP:64.31, CNCTC:7301, NCTC:13144
"Bacterium tuberculosis" Zopf 1883, effective name
homotypic synonym:
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Zopf 1883) Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Riojas et al. 2018, emended name
homotypic synonym:
"Bacillus tuberculosis" (Zopf 1883) Klein 1884, effective name 1)
NCBI BLAST name: high G+C Gram-positive bacteria
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
"Mycobacterium tuberculosis typus humanus" Lehmann and Neumann 1907
heterotypic synonym
"Mycobacterium tuberculosis var. hominis" Bergey et al. 1934, effective name 2)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinomycetota; Actinomycetes; Mycobacteriales; Mycobacteriaceae; Mycobacterium; Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 1,451,221 1,224,900 3,236
Protein 20,221,531 12,945,132 -
Structure 3,348 1,476 -
Genome 6 1 -
Popset 460 433 -
Conserved Domains 6 5 -
GEO Datasets 7,893 4,128 -
PubMed Central 89,355 84,541 -
Gene 127,633 1 -
SRA Experiments 217,120 192,691 -
GEO Profiles 22,220 16,198 -
Protein Clusters 2,880 2,880 -
Identical Protein Groups 799,677 739,099 -
BioProject 4,319 1,498 -
BioSample 241,662 218,762 4,795
Assembly 7,759 5,715 -
PubChem BioAssay 11,526 10,588 -
Taxonomy 2,915 1 -


Comments and References:

Skerman VBD et al. (1980)
Skerman, V.B.D., McGowan, V., and Sneath, P.H.A. "Approved Lists of Bacterial Names." Intl. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1980) 30(1):225-420.
image:Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Lehmann KB & Neumann R (1896)
Lehman, K.B., and Neumann, R. Atlas und Grundriss der Bakeriologie und Lehrbuch der speziellen bakteriologischen Diagnositk. 1st Ed., (1896) J.F. Lehmann, Munchen. [No PubMed record available.]
Riojas MA et al. (2018)
Riojas, M.A., McGough, K.J., Rider-Riojas, C.J., Rastogi, N., and Hazbon, M.H. "Phylogenomic analysis of the species of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex demonstrates that Mycobacterium africanum, Mycobacterium bovis, Mycobacterium caprae, Mycobacterium microti and Mycobacterium pinnipedii are later heterotypic synonyms of Mycobacterium tuberculosis." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2018) 68:324-332.
Runyon EH et al. (1967)
Runyon, E.H., et al. "Mycobacterium tuberculosis, M. bovis and M. microti species descriptions." Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. (1967) 204:405-413. [No PubMed record available.]
Zopf W (1883)
Zopf, W.: Die Spaltpilze. Edward Trewendt, Breslau, 1883, pp. 1-100. [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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