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Vibrio harveyi (Johnson and Shunk) Baumann et al. (ATCC® 35084)

Strain Designations: 1116b [CCUG 19116, LMG 7890]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Vibrio carchariae Grimes et al.
Strain Designations 1116b [CCUG 19116, LMG 7890]
Kidney of brown shark, Carcharhinus plumbeus, Baltimore, MD
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 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Vibrio carchariae)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 26.0°C

Atmosphere:  Aerobic 

Name of Depositor DJ Grimes, RR Colwell
Kidney of brown shark, Carcharhinus plumbeus, Baltimore, MD

Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.

Grimes DJ, et al. Vibrio species associated with mortality of sharks held in captivity. Microb. Ecol. 10: 271-282, 1984.

Pedersen K, et al. Taxonomic evidence that Vibrio carchariae Grimes et al. 1985 is a junior synonym of Vibrio harveyi (Johnson and Shunk 1936) Baumann et al. 1981. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 749-758, 1998.

type strain of Vibrio carchariae

type strain of Vibrio carchariae

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X02242 Vibrio carchariae (ATCC 35084) 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74693 V.carchiariae (ATCC 35084T) gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB047589 Vibrio carchariae rnpB, ORF1, ORF2 genes, partial cds.

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