Kocuria rosea (Flugge) Stackebrandt et al. (ATCC® 186)

Strain Designations: [CCM 679, IAM 1315, IFO 3768, NCIB 11696, NCTC 7523]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micrococcus rubens Migula
Strain Designations [CCM 679, IAM 1315, IFO 3768, NCIB 11696, NCTC 7523]
Quality control
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Comments Deposited as Micrococcus rubens
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RS Breed
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RS Breed <-- Kral Collection (Micrococcus roseus beta roseo-fulvus 3) <-- W Migula <-- O Bujwid (Micrococcus tetragenus ruber)

J Bacteriol 45: 455-457, 1943.

Kocur M, Pacova Z. The taxonomic status of Micrococcus roseus Flugge, 1886. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 20: 233-240, 1970.

Stackebrandt E, et al. Taxonomic dissection of the genus Micrococcus: Kocuria gen. nov., Nesterenkonia gen. nov., Kytococcus gen. nov., Dermacoccus gen. nov., and Micrococcus Cohn 1872 gen. emend [published erratum appears in Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 366, 1996]. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 682-692, 1995. PubMed: 7547287

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

Sensititre™ Automated Gram Positive ID. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.

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