The peroxidase database
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Class Acronym # Perox. Taxonomic Group
Alternative Oxidase Family 23
Alternative Oxidase AOX 16
1 Cryptogam 10 Eudicotyledons
5 Other Streptophyta
Plastid Terminal Oxidase PTOX 7
3 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
Blue Copper Binding Protein Family 98
Early nodulin ENODL 53
27 Cryptogam 26 Eudicotyledons
Other cupredoxin Protein CRX 24
24 Eudicotyledons
Plantacyanin PNC 1
1 Eudicotyledons
Plastocyanin PC 5
2 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
1 Other Streptophyta
Stellacyanin STC 6
1 Cryptogam 5 Eudicotyledons
Uclacyanin UCC 9
8 Eudicotyledons 1 Other Streptophyta
Dehydroascorbate Reductase Family 27
11 Eudicotyledons
Dehydroascorbate Reductase DHAR 16
3 Cryptogam 11 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
Ferritin Family 24
Ferritin Fer 24
4 Cryptogam 10 Eudicotyledons
10 Other Streptophyta
Glutaredoxin Family 96
4CxxC Grx 4CxxC 26
7 Cryptogam 13 Eudicotyledons
6 Other Streptophyta
CGFS Grx GrxS 18
8 Cryptogam 5 Eudicotyledons
5 Other Streptophyta
CGYC Grx GrxC 18
5 Cryptogam 5 Eudicotyledons
8 Other Streptophyta
CPF Grx CPF 11
1 Cryptogam 8 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
ROXY Grx ROXY 23
2 Cryptogam 21 Eudicotyledons
Glutathione Reductase Family 8
Glutathione Reductase GR 8
2 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
4 Other Streptophyta
Glycolate Oxidase Family 24
Glycolate Oxidase GOX 24
5 Cryptogam 16 Eudicotyledons
3 Other Streptophyta
Haem peroxidase 10349
1 Eudicotyledons
Catalase family 449
Catalase Kat 444
10 Actinobacteria 2 Alphaproteobacteria
1 Apicomplexa 85 Ascomycota
12 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 1 Bangiophyceae
2 Basal Magnoliophyta 45 Basidiomycota
10 Betaproteobacteria 1 Chlamydiae/Verrucomicrobia
1 Chlorophyta (green algae) 2 Chytridiomycota
2 Ciliophora (ciliates) 1 Cnidaria
14 Cryptogam 3 Cyanobacteria
2 Deltaproteobacteria 26 Deuterostomia
13 Ecdysozoa 1 Epsilonproteobacteria
110 Eudicotyledons 5 Euryarchaeota
18 Firmicutes 18 Gammaproteobacteria
4 Gymnospermae 2 Heterolobosea
4 Jakobida 15 Monocotyledons
5 Mycetozoa 2 Other Bacteria
1 Other Fungi/Metazoa 8 Other Stramenopiles
11 Other Streptophyta 1 Placozoa
6 Zygomycota
Catalase-lipoxygenase fusion KatLox 5
3 Cnidaria 2 Cyanobacteria
Di-haem peroxidase superfamily 118
Di-haem cytochrome C peroxidase DiHCcP 84
1 Actinobacteria 14 Alphaproteobacteria
7 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 9 Betaproteobacteria
7 Deltaproteobacteria 8 Epsilonproteobacteria
2 Euryarchaeota 31 Gammaproteobacteria
3 Other Bacteria 2 Other Proteobacteria
Methylamine utilisation protein MauG 5
2 Alphaproteobacteria 2 Betaproteobacteria
1 Gammaproteobacteria
Other di-haem peroxidase DiHPOX 29
6 Alphaproteobacteria 1 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi
5 Betaproteobacteria 1 Cyanobacteria
2 Deltaproteobacteria 8 Gammaproteobacteria
6 Other Bacteria
DyP-type peroxidase superfamily 237
DyP-type peroxidase A DyPrx 26
9 Actinobacteria 3 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Betaproteobacteria 1 Firmicutes
11 Gammaproteobacteria
DyP-type peroxidase B DyPrx 49
1 Actinobacteria 1 Alphaproteobacteria
21 Ascomycota 3 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi
2 Betaproteobacteria 2 Epsilonproteobacteria
16 Gammaproteobacteria 2 Heterolobosea
1 Mycetozoa
DyP-type peroxidase C DyPrx 24
7 Actinobacteria 1 Alphaproteobacteria
1 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 2 Basidiomycota
2 Betaproteobacteria 4 Cyanobacteria
3 Deltaproteobacteria 1 Gammaproteobacteria
3 Other Bacteria
DyP-type peroxidase D DyPrx 138
26 Ascomycota 112 Basidiomycota
Haloperoxidase (haem) HalPrx 101
54 Ascomycota 43 Basidiomycota
4 Other Stramenopiles
Non Animal peroxidase 8878
Class I peroxidase superfamily 2196
Ascorbate peroxidase family 879
3 Cryptogam 6 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Stramenopiles
Ascorbate peroxidase APx 778
7 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 21 Bangiophyceae
15 Basal Magnoliophyta 3 Ceratophyllales
1 Cercozoa 19 Chlorophyta (green algae)
4 Choanoflagellida 3 Ciliophora (ciliates)
34 Cryptogam 1 Cyanophoraceae
5 Dinophyceae (dinoflagellates) 1 Ecdysozoa
382 Eudicotyledons 13 Florideophyceae
1 Glaucocystales 54 Gymnospermae
6 Magnoliids 127 Monocotyledons
4 Other Alveolata 1 Other Rhizaria
2 Other Stramenopiles 67 Other Streptophyta
3 Phaeophyceae (brown algae) 4 Pyrenomonadales
Ascorbate peroxidase related APx-R 90
2 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 8 Chlorophyta (green algae)
1 Chytridiomycota 5 Cryptogam
42 Eudicotyledons 3 Gymnospermae
18 Monocotyledons 11 Other Streptophyta
Catalase peroxidase CP 535
80 Actinobacteria 46 Alphaproteobacteria
122 Ascomycota 4 Bacillariophyta (diatoms)
33 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 3 Basidiomycota
42 Betaproteobacteria 1 Cercozoa
2 Chlamydiae/Verrucomicrobia 4 Chlorophyta (green algae)
2 Chytridiomycota 15 Cyanobacteria
4 Deltaproteobacteria 1 Deuterostomia
6 Dinophyceae (dinoflagellates) 9 Ecdysozoa
2 Euglenida 17 Euryarchaeota
14 Firmicutes 2 Florideophyceae
97 Gammaproteobacteria 1 Isochrysidales
1 Other 6 Other Bacteria
1 Other Fungi/Metazoa 14 Other Stramenopiles
5 Phaeophyceae (brown algae) 1 Prymnesiales
Cytochrome C peroxidase CcP 544
222 Ascomycota 8 Bacillariophyta (diatoms)
3 Bangiophyceae 106 Basidiomycota
5 Cercozoa 28 Chlorophyta (green algae)
3 Choanoflagellida 4 Chrysophyceae (golden algae)
12 Chytridiomycota 2 Ciliophora (ciliates)
8 Cryptomonadales 2 Cyanophoraceae
1 Deuterostomia 6 Dinophyceae (dinoflagellates)
1 Euglenida 11 Florideophyceae
2 Glaucocystales 5 Isochrysidales
1 Jakobida 5 Kinetoplastida
22 Other Fungi 1 Other Fungi/Metazoa
2 Other Rhizaria 16 Other Stramenopiles
4 Other Streptophyta 2 Pavlovales
24 Phaeophyceae (brown algae) 19 Prymnesiales
14 Pyrenomonadales 5 Zygomycota
Hybrid Ascorbate-Cytochrome C peroxidase APx-CcP 238
143 Ascomycota 2 Bacillariophyta (diatoms)
66 Basidiomycota 1 Cercozoa
1 Choanoflagellida 1 Chrysophyceae (golden algae)
3 Chytridiomycota 4 Dinophyceae (dinoflagellates)
2 Euglenida 3 Isochrysidales
10 Kinetoplastida 1 Phaeophyceae (brown algae)
1 Prymnesiales
Class II peroxidase family 629
Asco Class II 176
Asco Class II type A CIIAA 87
87 Ascomycota
Asco Class II type B CIIAB 49
49 Ascomycota
Asco Class II type C CIIAC 40
40 Ascomycota
Basidio Class II 453
Lignin peroxidase LiP 77
77 Basidiomycota
Manganese peroxidase MnP 141
141 Basidiomycota
Other class II peroxidase type A CIIBA 78
77 Basidiomycota 1 Other Fungi
Other class II peroxidase type B CIIBB 76
76 Basidiomycota
Other class II peroxidase type C CIIBC 32
32 Basidiomycota
Versatile peroxidase VP 49
49 Basidiomycota
Class III peroxidase family 6030
Class III peroxidase Prx 6030
24 Basal Magnoliophyta 286 Cryptogam
3967 Eudicotyledons 399 Gymnospermae
23 Magnoliids 1276 Monocotyledons
55 Other Streptophyta
Other non animal peroxidase NAnPrx 23
1 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 3 Chlorophyta (green algae)
13 Cnidaria 3 Ecdysozoa
1 Phaeophyceae (brown algae) 1 Porifera (sponges)
1 Pyrenomonadales
Peroxidase-Cyclooxygenase superfamily 565
Alpha-dioxygenase DiOx 61
2 Basal Magnoliophyta 4 Cryptogam
39 Eudicotyledons 6 Gymnospermae
8 Monocotyledons 2 Other Streptophyta
Dual oxidase DuOx 35
28 Deuterostomia 7 Ecdysozoa
Linoleate diol synthase (PGHS like) LDS 97
59 Ascomycota 37 Basidiomycota
1 Other Fungi
Peroxidasin Pxd 81
41 Deuterostomia 39 Ecdysozoa
1 Lophotrocozoa
Peroxinectin 89
Bacterial peroxicin Pxc 27
5 Actinobacteria 16 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Betaproteobacteria 2 Cyanobacteria
1 Deltaproteobacteria 1 Gammaproteobacteria
Invertebrate peroxinectin Pxt 40
3 Deuterostomia 35 Ecdysozoa
2 Lophotrocozoa
Short peroxidockerin PxDo 22
1 Actinobacteria 3 Alphaproteobacteria
1 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 1 Cnidaria
6 Cyanobacteria 1 Gammaproteobacteria
2 Heterolobosea 1 Monocotyledons
2 Mycetozoa 4 Other Bacteria
Prostaglandin 98
Cyclooxygenase CyOx 4
3 Cyanobacteria 1 Other Bacteria
H synthase PGHS 94
4 Actinobacteria 2 Alphaproteobacteria
22 Ascomycota 3 Betaproteobacteria
4 Cnidaria 1 Cyanobacteria
1 Deltaproteobacteria 53 Deuterostomia
2 Gammaproteobacteria 2 Other Stramenopiles
Vertebrate peroxidase 104
Eosinophil peroxidase EPO 18
18 Deuterostomia
Lactoperoxidase LPO 24
24 Deuterostomia
Myeloperoxidase MPO 18
18 Deuterostomia
Non mammalian vertebrate peroxidase POX 23
23 Deuterostomia
Thyroid peroxidase TPO 21
21 Deuterostomia
Monodhydroascorbate Reductase Family 14
Monodhydroascorbate Reductase MDAR 14
4 Cryptogam 5 Eudicotyledons
5 Other Streptophyta
NAD(P)H oxidase superfamily 411
Ancestral NADPH oxidase NOx 61
18 Ascomycota 14 Basidiomycota
3 Chytridiomycota 19 Deuterostomia
2 Foraminifera 1 Heterolobosea
1 Jakobida 2 Mycetozoa
1 Other Fungi
Ferric Reductase FRe 22
4 Ascomycota 7 Basidiomycota
1 Chytridiomycota 3 Heterolobosea
4 Jakobida 3 Kinetoplastida
NADH oxidase NadOxd 41
2 Crenarchaeota 1 Euryarchaeota
36 Firmicutes 2 Other Bacteria
NADPH oxidase V NOx 14
1 Cyanobacteria 11 Deuterostomia
1 Ecdysozoa 1 Gammaproteobacteria
Respiratory burst oxidase homolog Rboh 273
2 Bangiophyceae 6 Basal Magnoliophyta
4 Chlorophyta (green algae) 28 Cryptogam
165 Eudicotyledons 1 Florideophyceae
11 Gymnospermae 43 Monocotyledons
11 Other Stramenopiles 2 Other Streptophyta
NADH dehydrogenase family 22
NADH dehydrogenase NadDH 22
3 Alphaproteobacteria 9 Firmicutes
10 Gammaproteobacteria
Non haem peroxidase 2391
Alkylhydroperoxidase D-like superfamily 204
Alkylhydroperoxidase D AhpD 71
15 Actinobacteria 15 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 1 Basidiomycota
25 Betaproteobacteria 4 Deltaproteobacteria
7 Gammaproteobacteria 2 Other Bacteria
Carboxymuconolactone decarboxylase (no peroxidase activity) CMDn 23
5 Actinobacteria 3 Alphaproteobacteria
9 Ascomycota 3 Betaproteobacteria
1 Firmicutes 1 Gammaproteobacteria
1 Other Bacteria
Carboxymuconolactone decarboxylase (peroxidase activity) CMD 45
2 Actinobacteria 8 Alphaproteobacteria
7 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 3 Betaproteobacteria
9 Euryarchaeota 3 Firmicutes
8 Gammaproteobacteria 5 Other Bacteria
Double CMD (no peroxidase activity) DCMDn 21
6 Actinobacteria 4 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Betaproteobacteria 1 Epsilonproteobacteria
3 Euryarchaeota 1 Firmicutes
4 Gammaproteobacteria
Double CMD (peroxidase activity) DCMD 6
3 Betaproteobacteria 3 Firmicutes
Hydrolase-CMD fusion (no peroxidase activity) HCMDn 27
15 Actinobacteria 2 Alphaproteobacteria
4 Basidiomycota 3 Betaproteobacteria
1 Gammaproteobacteria 2 Other Bacteria
Hydrolase-CMD fusion (peroxidase activity) HCMD 0
Other alkylhydroperoxidase (no peroxidase activity) AlkyPrxn 11
2 Alphaproteobacteria 4 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi
1 Betaproteobacteria 1 Deltaproteobacteria
3 Firmicutes
Other alkylhydroperoxidase (peroxidase activity) AlkyPrx 0
Haloperoxidase superfamily 58
No haem, no metal haloperoxidase HalNPrx 28
6 Actinobacteria 3 Alphaproteobacteria
3 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 3 Betaproteobacteria
1 Chytridiomycota 1 Cyanobacteria
4 Firmicutes 7 Gammaproteobacteria
No haem, Vanadium haloperoxidase 30
No haem, Vanadium bromoperoxidase VBPo 19
1 Actinobacteria 3 Corallina
4 Cyanobacteria 4 Firmicutes
2 Florideophyceae 1 Other Bacteria
4 Phaeophyceae (brown algae)
No haem, Vanadium chloroperoxidase VCPo 10
2 Alphaproteobacteria 5 Ascomycota
1 Cyanobacteria 1 Florideophyceae
1 Other Bacteria
No haem, Vanadium iodoperoxidase VIPo 1
1 Phaeophyceae (brown algae)
Manganese catalse family 101
Manganese Catalase MnCat 101
8 Actinobacteria 17 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 7 Betaproteobacteria
3 Crenarchaeota 16 Cyanobacteria
1 Euryarchaeota 25 Firmicutes
14 Gammaproteobacteria 8 Other Bacteria
NADH peroxidase family 13
NADH peroxidase NadPrx 13
13 Firmicutes
Thiol peroxidase 2015
Glutathione peroxidase superfamily 876
Animal glutathione peroxidase GPx 130
116 Deuterostomia 5 Ecdysozoa
4 Eudicotyledons 1 Isochrysidales
1 Lophotrocozoa 3 Monocotyledons
Fungi-Bacteria glutathione peroxidase GPx 363
4 Alphaproteobacteria 188 Ascomycota
2 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 85 Basidiomycota
16 Betaproteobacteria 3 Chlorophyta (green algae)
1 Choanoflagellida 7 Chytridiomycota
2 Cyanobacteria 9 Firmicutes
9 Gammaproteobacteria 2 Heterolobosea
2 Jakobida 2 Microsporidia
25 Other Fungi 1 Oxymonadida
1 Parabasalidea 1 Pavlovales
3 Zygomycota
Insect glutathione peroxidase GPx 24
24 Ecdysozoa
Other glutathione peroxidase GPx 43
1 Acanthamoebidae 4 Apicomplexa
1 Ascomycota 2 Bacillariophyta (diatoms)
1 Bangiophyceae 1 Chlorophyta (green algae)
2 Cyanophoraceae 2 Ecdysozoa
2 Glaucocystales 5 Heterolobosea
6 Kinetoplastida 1 Lobosea
1 Microsporidia 13 Other Stramenopiles
1 Pavlovales
Plant glutathione peroxidase GPx 316
1 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 3 Basal Magnoliophyta
6 Chlorophyta (green algae) 18 Cryptogam
204 Eudicotyledons 19 Gymnospermae
48 Monocotyledons 17 Other Streptophyta
Peroxiredoxin superfamily 1139
1-Cysteine peroxiredoxin 1CysPrx 221
2 Actinobacteria 5 Apicomplexa
18 Ascomycota 4 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi
1 Bangiophyceae 1 Basal Magnoliophyta
20 Basidiomycota 5 Betaproteobacteria
1 Cercozoa 1 Chytridiomycota
10 Cryptogam 1 Ctenophora
6 Cyanobacteria 42 Deuterostomia
14 Ecdysozoa 34 Eudicotyledons
2 Gammaproteobacteria 6 Gymnospermae
2 Lophotrocozoa 14 Monocotyledons
1 Mycetozoa 2 Other Fungi
16 Other Stramenopiles 8 Other Streptophyta
1 Placozoa 2 Porifera (sponges)
2 Zygomycota
AhpC like peroxiredoxin AhpC 116
6 Actinobacteria 11 Alphaproteobacteria
2 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 26 Betaproteobacteria
1 Chlamydiae/Verrucomicrobia 4 Cyanobacteria
1 Deltaproteobacteria 15 Firmicutes
49 Gammaproteobacteria 1 Other Bacteria
AhpE like peroxiredoxin AhpE 23
16 Actinobacteria 1 Deltaproteobacteria
3 Euryarchaeota 2 Firmicutes
1 Gammaproteobacteria
Atypical 2-Cysteine peroxiredoxin (type BCP) BCP 106
10 Actinobacteria 1 Ascomycota
19 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi 4 Betaproteobacteria
3 Crenarchaeota 33 Cyanobacteria
4 Deltaproteobacteria 6 Euryarchaeota
7 Firmicutes 3 Gammaproteobacteria
1 Heterolobosea 1 Jakobida
8 Mycetozoa 5 Other Bacteria
1 Pelobiontida
Atypical 2-Cysteine peroxiredoxin (type II) PrxII 194
8 Ascomycota 2 Bacillariophyta (diatoms)
1 Bangiophyceae 2 Basal Magnoliophyta
16 Basidiomycota 2 Betaproteobacteria
3 Chlorophyta (green algae) 18 Cryptogam
90 Eudicotyledons 5 Gammaproteobacteria
11 Gymnospermae 1 Heterolobosea
1 Jakobida 19 Monocotyledons
2 Mycetozoa 3 Other Stramenopiles
8 Other Streptophyta 2 Zygomycota
Atypical 2-Cysteine peroxiredoxin (type Q) PrxQ 89
2 Ascomycota 4 Bangiophyceae
24 Basidiomycota 1 Chlorophyta (green algae)
7 Cryptogam 24 Eudicotyledons
5 Gymnospermae 5 Monocotyledons
2 Other Fungi 9 Other Stramenopiles
5 Other Streptophyta 1 Zygomycota
Atypical 2-Cysteine peroxiredoxin (type V) PrxV 46
4 Ascomycota 9 Basidiomycota
27 Deuterostomia 5 Ecdysozoa
1 Placozoa
PrxII-glutoredoxin fusion PrxGrx 54
11 Betaproteobacteria 5 Cyanobacteria
1 Euglenida 37 Gammaproteobacteria
Thioredoxin-dependent thiol peroxidase TPx 26
2 Actinobacteria 5 Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi
5 Betaproteobacteria 4 Firmicutes
6 Gammaproteobacteria 3 Parabasalidea
Typical 2-Cysteine peroxiredoxin 2CysPrx 264
8 Apicomplexa 13 Ascomycota
5 Bacillariophyta (diatoms) 2 Bangiophyceae
1 Basal Magnoliophyta 16 Basidiomycota
6 Chlorophyta (green algae) 2 Chytridiomycota
10 Cryptogam 79 Deuterostomia
8 Diplomonadida 6 Ecdysozoa
1 Entamoeba 36 Eudicotyledons
1 Euglenida 1 Florideophyceae
3 Gymnospermae 1 Heterolobosea
1 Jakobida 12 Kinetoplastida
1 Microsporidia 9 Monocotyledons
1 Mycetozoa 1 Other Fungi
17 Other Stramenopiles 6 Other Streptophyta
8 Parabasalidea 2 Pelobiontida
2 Phaeophyceae (brown algae) 3 Placozoa
2 Zygomycota
Superoxide Dismutase Family 38
Copper chaperone for SOD CCS 2
1 Eudicotyledons 1 Other Streptophyta
Cu/Zn SOD CSD 16
1 Ascomycota 4 Cryptogam
7 Eudicotyledons 4 Other Streptophyta
FeSOD FSD 11
1 Ascomycota 2 Cryptogam
7 Eudicotyledons 1 Other Streptophyta
Mn SOD MSD 8
1 Cryptogam 3 Eudicotyledons
4 Other Streptophyta
SOD like SDL 1
1 Eudicotyledons
Thioredoxin Family 125
Other Thioredoxin Trx 31
7 Cryptogam 11 Eudicotyledons
13 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type APR APR 6
1 Cryptogam 3 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type Clot Clot 4
1 Cryptogam 1 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type CxxS CxxS 2
2 Eudicotyledons
Thioredoxin Type F TrxF 5
3 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
Thioredoxin Type H TrxH 36
5 Cryptogam 9 Eudicotyledons
22 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type Lilium Lilium 10
2 Cryptogam 6 Eudicotyledons
2 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type M TrxM 13
6 Cryptogam 4 Eudicotyledons
3 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type NRX NRX 2
2 Eudicotyledons
Thioredoxin Type O TrxO 4
1 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
1 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type TDX TDX 5
1 Cryptogam 1 Eudicotyledons
3 Other Streptophyta
Thioredoxin Type X TrxX 3
2 Cryptogam 1 Eudicotyledons
Thioredoxin Type Y TrxY 4
1 Cryptogam 2 Eudicotyledons
1 Other Streptophyta
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Peroxidase Classes

Peroxidases can be haem and non haem containing proteins.
According to the phylogenetic trees, 13 major groups, which are subdivided in more than 60 classes, are present in the database.
The Description of each major group including the different classes, the know profiles and patterns, general description and corresponding literature can be found here.