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Sphingomonas echinoides (Heumann) Denner et al. (ATCC® 14820)

Strain Designations: DSM 1805 [ATCC 17833, DSM 50409, ICBP 2835, IFO 15742, NCIB 9420, Stanier 426]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas echinoides Heumann
Strain Designations DSM 1805 [ATCC 17833, DSM 50409, ICBP 2835, IFO 15742, NCIB 9420, Stanier 426]
Laboratory contaminant of nutrient agar plate
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)
Rhizobium sp., class IV, carotenoid-type yellow
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor W Heumann
Laboratory contaminant of nutrient agar plate

Mol. Gen. Genet. 197: 425-436, 1984.

Heumann W. Die methodik der Keruzung Sternbildender bacterien. Biol. Zentralbl. 81: 341-354, 1962.

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

Denner EB, et al. Reclassification of Pseudomonas echinoides Heumann 1962, 343(AL), in the genus Sphingomonas as Sphingomonas echinoides comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1103-1109, 1999. PubMed: 10425767

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ012461 16S rDNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB021370 Sphingomonas echinoides DNA for 16S rRNA, strain ATCC 14820T.

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