Bacteriovorax stolpii (Seidler et al.) Baer et al. (ATCC® 27052)

Strain Designations: ICPB 3291 [ATCC 27111, DSM 12778, DSM 50722, UKi2]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bdellovibrio stolpii Seidler et al.
Strain Designations ICPB 3291 [ATCC 27111, DSM 12778, DSM 50722, UKi2]
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)
Facultative prey-independent strain, parasitic on Escherichia coli B, ATCC 11303
Medium ATCC® Medium 526: Peptone, yeast extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor MP Starr
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--MP Starr<<--S. Conti UKi2

Seideler RJ, et al. Molecular heterogeneity of the Bdellovibrios: evidence of two new species. J. Bacteriol. 109: 209-217, 1972. PubMed: 4621626

Grove SN, Bracker CE. Protoplasmic organization of hyphal tips among fungi: vesicles and Spitzenkorper. J. Bacteriol. 104: 989-1009, 1970. PubMed: 4099103

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

Baer ML, et al. A proposal for the reclassification of Bdellovibrio stolpii and Bdellovibrio starrii into a new genus, Bacteriovorax gen. nov., as Bacteriovorax stolpii comb. nov. and Bacteriovorax starrii comb. nov., respectively. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 219-224, 2000. PubMed: 10826807

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M61239 Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus 16S rRNA gene, partial cds.

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