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Complete genome sequence of Marivirga tractuosa type strain (H-43).

  • Author(s): Pagani, Ioanna
  • Chertkov, Olga
  • Lapidus, Alla
  • Lucas, Susan
  • Del Rio, Tijana Glavina
  • Tice, Hope
  • Copeland, Alex
  • Cheng, Jan-Fang
  • Nolan, Matt
  • Saunders, Elizabeth
  • Pitluck, Sam
  • Held, Brittany
  • Goodwin, Lynne
  • Liolios, Konstantinos
  • Ovchinikova, Galina
  • Ivanova, Natalia
  • Mavromatis, Konstantinos
  • Pati, Amrita
  • Chen, Amy
  • Palaniappan, Krishna
  • Land, Miriam
  • Hauser, Loren
  • Jeffries, Cynthia D
  • Detter, John C
  • Han, Cliff
  • Tapia, Roxanne
  • Ngatchou-Djao, Olivier D
  • Rohde, Manfred
  • Göker, Markus
  • Spring, Stefan
  • Sikorski, Johannes
  • Woyke, Tanja
  • Bristow, Jim
  • Eisen, Jonathan A
  • Markowitz, Victor
  • Hugenholtz, Philip
  • Klenk, Hans-Peter
  • Kyrpides, Nikos C
  • et al.
Abstract

Marivirga tractuosa (Lewin 1969) Nedashkovskaya et al. 2010 is the type species of the genus Marivirga, which belongs to the family Flammeovirgaceae. Members of this genus are of interest because of their gliding motility. The species is of interest because representative strains show resistance to several antibiotics, including gentamicin, kanamycin, neomycin, polymixin and streptomycin. This is the first complete genome sequence of a member of the family Flammeovirgaceae. Here we describe the features of this organism, together with the complete genome sequence and annotation. The 4,511,574 bp long chromosome and the 4,916 bp plasmid with their 3,808 protein-coding and 49 RNA genes are a part of the Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea project.

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