Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al. (ATCC® 27556)

Strain Designations: [Morocco-R8-A2, NCPPB 2647]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations [Morocco-R8-A2, NCPPB 2647]
Application Isolation and characterization of membrane proteins
Stubborn disease-affected citrus plant (Washington navel tree)
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
Group I, subgroup 1
Medium ATCC® Medium 668: SMC medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 32°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JG Tully <-- JM Bove strain Morocco-R8-A2
Stubborn disease-affected citrus plant (Washington navel tree)

Saglio P, et al. Spiroplasma citri gen. and sp. n.: a mycoplasma-like organism associated with "stubborn" disease of Citrus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 191-204, 1973.

Simoneau P, Labarere J. Isolation of Spiroplasma citri membranes and characterization of membrane proteins by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis. Curr. Microbiol. 16: 229-235, 1988.

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

Witcomb RF, et al. Revised serological classification of spiroplasmas, new provisional groups and recommendations for serotyping of isolates. Curr. Microbiol. 7: 291-296, 1982.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M23942 S. citri 16S ribosomal RNA small subunit.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M62504 Spiroplasma citri fibril protein gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D14985 Spiroplasma citri dnaA gene for DnaA, partial sequence.