Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus Stolp and Starr (ATCC® 15356)

Strain Designations: 100 [NCIB 9529]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 100 [NCIB 9529]
Soil, California
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus complete genome, strain HD100.

Type Strain yes
Distributed in the plant pathogen Erwinia amylovora ATCC 15357
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1603: DNB medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor H Stolp
Soil, California

Stolp HJ, Starr MP. Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus gen. et sp. n., a predatory, ectoparasitic and bacteriolytic microorganism. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 29: 217-248, 1963.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M61241 Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus 16S rRNA gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BX842601 Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus complete genome, strain HD100.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation
  1. ATCC 15356 culture

    Date Updated: 12/15/2017