Melissococcus plutonius Bailey and Collins (ATCC® 35311)

Strain Designations: NCDO 2443  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCDO 2443
Isolation
Insect, honey bee larvae
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® no
Type Strain yes
Medium Medium 1430: Melisococcus pluton medium
Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor NCDO - National Collection of Dairy Organisms
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCDO - National Collection of Dairy Organisms <-- L Bailey
Isolation
Insect, honey bee larvae
References

Validation list no. 11. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 672-674, 1983.

Bailey L, Collins MD. Reclassification of "Streptococcus pluton" (White) in a new genus Melissococcus as Melissococcus pluton nom. rev.; comb. nov.. J. Appl. Bacteriol. 53: 215-217, 1982.

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