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Table 2 Classification and general features of Mycobacterium simiae MsiGto [51]

From: Genomic insights into Mycobacterium simiae human colonization

MIGS ID Property Term Evidence codea
  Classification Domain Bacteria TAS [52]
   Phylum Actinobacteria TAS [53]
   Class Actinobacteria TAS [54]
   Order Actinomycetales TAS [55, 56]
   Family Mycobacteriaceae [54, 56, 57]
   Genus Mycobacterium TAS [58, 59]
   Species Mycobacterium simiae IDA
  Gram stain Weakly Postive IDA
  Cell shape Irregular rods IDA
  Motility Non Motile IDA
  Sporulation Nonsporulating NAS
  Temperature range Mesophile NAS
  Optimum temperature 37 °C NAS
  pH range; Optimum 5.5–8; 7 IDA
  Carbon source Starch IDA
MIGS-6 Habitat Human Associated NAS
MIGS-6.3 Salinity Normal NAS
MIGS-22 Oxygen requirement Aerobic NAS
MIGS-15 Biotic relationship Parasitic IDA
MIGS-14 Pathogenicity Pathogenic NAS
MIGS-4 Geographic location Mexico/Guanajuato NAS
MIGS-5 Sample collection 2014 NAS
MIGS-4.1 Latitude Not Reported NAS
MIGS-4.2 Longitude Not Reported NAS
MIGS-4.4 Altitude Not Reported NAS
  1. aEvidence codes - IDA Inferred from Direct Assay, TAS Traceable Author Statement (i.e., a direct report exists in the literature), NAS Non-traceable Author Statement (i.e., not directly observed for the living, isolated sample, but based on a generally accepted property for the species, or anecdotal evidence). These evidence codes are from the Gene Ontology project [60]