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No. of matching species/subspecies etc: 106IdNo. of
16S rRNA
    Acinetobacter lwoffii1413 184 320X8166552020-11-05
    Aeromonas hydrophila subsp. hydrophila864 744 448X87271102021-02-28
    Aliivibrio salmonicida2174 531 626X70643122021-02-27
    Arcobacter butzleri1112 341 251AY62111652016-05-04
    Arcobacter skirrowii250L14625 2016-05-04
    Bacillus cereus215 300 915AE016877132021-10-04
    Bacillus licheniformis124 222 645CP00000272021-10-04
    Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis1334 214 000AB042061102021-10-04
    Bacillus thuringiensis1875 237 682AF290545142021-10-04
    Bartonella clarridgeiae196X89208 2020-10-28
    Bartonella henselae1381 931 000BX89769922020-11-05
    Bordetella avium523 732 255AF17766632017-11-09
    Bordetella bronchiseptica535 339 179AJ27845232021-10-11
    Borrelia afzelii113905 394AY34203422016-02-10
    Borrelia anserina208904 790U4228412021-10-04
    Borrelia burgdorferi99910 724M5929312021-10-11
    Borrelia coriaceae234U42286 2016-02-10
    Borrelia garinii114904 246X8519912016-02-10
    Borrelia theileri233KF569941 2016-02-10
    Brachyspira aalborgi161Z22781 2020-11-05
    Brachyspira alvinipulli131EF455559 2021-10-04
    Brachyspira hyodysenteriae973 036 634U1493012021-10-04
    Brachyspira innocens232NR_044763 2021-03-28
    Brachyspira intermedia1323 304 788U2303312020-01-23
    Brachyspira pilosicoli982 586 443U1492712020-01-23
    Brachyspira suanatina140DQ473576 2020-01-23
    Burkholderia mallei515 835 527AF11018742021-07-02
    Burkholderia pseudomallei497 247 547DQ10839242020-10-28
    Campylobacter coli1091 860 000M59073 2021-09-29
    Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus901 773 615DQ17412732020-09-27
    Campylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis91DQ174131 2020-09-27
    Campylobacter helveticus249U03022 2020-09-27
    Campylobacter hyointestinalis subsp. hyointestinalis247AF097689 2017-06-14
    Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni891 641 481L1463032021-10-11
    Campylobacter lari1441 562 000L04316 2020-11-05
    Campylobacter upsaliensis110L14628 2020-09-27
    Capnocytophaga canimorsus2652 571 406X97246 2020-11-05
    Citrobacter freundii142AJ233408 2021-09-22
    Clostridioides difficile264 290 252AB075770112021-07-10
    Clostridium botulinum, group I2023 863 450L3758582017-09-17
    Clostridium botulinum, group III242 773 157L37590102021-10-11
    Clostridium botulinum, group IV204X68316 2017-09-17
    Clostridium chauvoei25U51843 2021-01-14
    Clostridium colinum259X76748 2017-06-20
    Clostridium haemolyticum162AB037910 2020-01-23
    Clostridium novyi272 547 720L37594102020-01-23
    Clostridium piliforme28L07416 2020-05-07
    Clostridium septicum30U59278 2020-01-23
    Clostridium tetani322 799 251X7477062021-09-16
    Clostridium tyrobutyricum262 2018-12-14
    Dichelobacter nodosus1041 389 350DQ01629032021-09-26
    Edwardsiella tarda1733 760 463 AB05082782018-05-03
    Escherichia coli684 646 332X8072572021-10-11
    Flavobacterium columnare1283 162 432D1265952016-03-08
    Flavobacterium psychrophilum1292 861 988AF09099162016-03-08
    Helicobacter bilis242U18766 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter bizzozeronii 238Y09404 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter canis239AY631945 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter felis241M57398 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter heilmannii243HM625820 2017-11-09
    Helicobacter hepaticus921 799 146U0757512016-05-12
    Helicobacter mustelae245M35048 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter pylori931 643 831Z2574122021-07-02
    Helicobacter salomonis240U89351 2016-05-12
    Helicobacter suis244EF204589 2016-05-12
    Klebsiella mobilis224AB004750 2020-09-15
    Lawsonia intracellularis1081 457 619U3014722017-06-14
    Legionella pneumophila subsp. pneumophila643 397 754M5915732020-11-05
    Leptospira borgpetersenii1163 876 235AM05056922021-10-11
    Leptospira interrogans1014 627 366Z1281722020-10-28
    Leptospira kirschneri115AY631895 2020-10-28
    Listeria innocua1863 011 208X9852762015-11-27
    Listeria ivanovii subsp. ivanovii1682 928 879AJ54993062020-10-19
    Listeria monocytogenes132 944 528X5615362021-09-29
    Listonella anguillarum85X16895 2018-09-13
    Morganella morganii subsp. morganii166AY043390 2020-10-28
    Mycoplasma gallisepticum36996 422M22441 22021-10-07
    Mycoplasma pneumoniae39816 394M29061 12020-11-05
    Mycoplasma pulmonis40963 879AF12558212016-01-28
    Paenibacillus larvae1794 046 337X6061982019-10-29
    Paeniclostridium sordellii31AB075771 2021-10-07
    Pantoea agglomerans266AJ233423 2020-11-05
    Proteus mirabilis724 063 606AF00858272020-09-15
    Proteus vulgaris73DQ885257 2021-09-22
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa656 264 403Z7665142021-09-26
    Pseudomonas anguilliseptica66X99540 2018-09-27
    Rhodococcus hoagii105 043 170X8061442021-10-12
    Rickettsia rickettsii441 257 710L3621712020-10-28
    Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica704 755 700X80681 72021-10-11
    Salmonella enterica subsp. arizonae1574 600 800 AF00858072020-11-05
    Salmonella enterica211 2019-10-10
    Salmonella spp.210 2019-10-10
    Serratia marcescens subsp. marcescens74AJ233431 2018-03-29
    Shigella flexneri764 599 354X9696372020-10-19
    Stenotrophomonas maltophilia1594 851 126AB00850942018-09-27
    Treponema pallidum subsp. pallidum1001 138 011M8872622020-11-05
    Treponema paraluiscuniculi1341 133 390JX12054622016-02-10
    Treponema pedis1882 889 325EF061268 22016-03-30
    Treponema phagedenis139DQ470655 2016-03-18
    Vibrio alginolyticus82X56576 2020-01-23
    Vibrio cholerae814 033 465X7469582020-11-05
    Vibrio parahaemolyticus835 165 800X74720112020-10-28
    Vibrio vulnificus845 211 578X7472692020-10-28
    Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. enterocolitica774 615 899AF36637872021-10-11
    Yersinia pseudotuberculosis794 744 671AF36637572020-10-28
    Yersinia ruckeri80AF366385 2020-09-15


"Dear child has many names" (call it what you will...)

For a long time, Rhodococcus hoagii was refer­red to Rhodo­coccus equi on VetBact, because we experienced some resistance to the name that is now considered to be the correct one, i.e. Rhodococcus hoagii. Now you can find the bacterium in question under the correct name in VetBact, but you can also find the bacterium when searching for the old name. 

Published 2021-10-10. Read more...

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