Paracoccus denitrificans (Beijerinck and Minkman) Davis emend. Rainey et al. (ATCC® 17741)

Strain Designations: 381 [CIP 106306, CIP 106400, DSM 413, IAM 12479, ICPB 3979, IFO 16712, JCM 6892, LMD 22.21, LMG 4218, NCCB 22021, NCIB 11627, VKM B-1324]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micrococcus denitrificans Beijerinck
Strain Designations 381 [CIP 106306, CIP 106400, DSM 413, IAM 12479, ICPB 3979, IFO 16712, JCM 6892, LMD 22.21, LMG 4218, NCCB 22021, NCIB 11627, VKM B-1324]
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
ATCC strains 19367, 13543, and 17741 may represent the same original isolate
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RY Stanier <-- CB van Niel

Davis DH, et al. Proposal to reject the genus Hydrogenomonas: taxonomic implications. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 19: 375-390, 1969.

Gomelsky M, Kaplan S. The Rhodobacter sphaeroides 2.4.1 rho gene: expression and genetic analysis of structure and function. J. Bacteriol. 178: 1946-1954, 1996. PubMed: 8606169

Hovanec TA, DeLong EF. Comparative analysis of nitrifying bacteria associated with freshwater and marine aquaria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 2888-2896, 1996. PubMed: 8702281

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

Rainey FA, et al. A re-evaluation of the taxonomy of Paracoccus denitrificans and a proposal for the combination Paracoccus pantotrophus comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 645-651, 1999. PubMed: 10319488

Nokhal TH, Schlegel HG. Taxonomic study of Paracoccus denitrificans. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 26-37, 1983.

Davis DH, et al. Taxonomic studies on some gram negative polarly flagellated "hydrogen bacteria" and related species. Arch. Mikrobiol. 70: 1-13, 1970. PubMed: 4987616

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y16927 Paracoccus denitrificans 16S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 17741T.

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