Kocuria rosea (Flugge) Stackebrandt et al. (ATCC® 187)

Strain Designations: KSE [CCM 706, UWO 1045]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As "Sarcina erythromyxa" Chester
Strain Designations KSE [CCM 706, UWO 1045]
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain Kocuria erythromyxa)
Micrococcus on the basis of polar lipid profiles
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor RS Breed
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RS Breed<<--Kral Collection <<--- Migula

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

Brooks BW, Murray RG. Nomenclature for "Micrococcus radiodurans" and other radiation-resistant cocci: Deinococcaceae fam. nov. and Deinococcus gen. nov., including five species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31: 353-360, 1981.

Counsell TJ, Murray RG. Polar lipid profiles of the genus Deinococcus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 202-206, 1986.

Rainey FA, et al. Phylogenetic diversity of the Deinococci as determined by 16S ribosomal DNA sequence comparison. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 510-514, 1997. PubMed: 9103641

Schumann P, et al. Reclassification of the species Kocuria erythromyxa (Brooks and Murray 1981) as Kocuria rosea (Flügge 1886). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 393-396, 1999.

type strain Kocuria erythromyxa

type strain Kocuria erythromyxa

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y11330 K.erythromyxa 16S rRNA gene.

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