Oxalophagus oxalicus (Dehning and Schink) Collins et al. (ATCC® 49686)

Strain Designations: DSM 5503 [AltOx1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium oxalicum Dehning and Schink
Strain Designations DSM 5503 [AltOx1]
Sediment, freshwater
Tubingen Germany
Isolation date: November, 1988
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)
X77840, C.Oxalicum (DSM 5503) 16S rRNA gene.
Medium ATCC® Medium 2309: Anaerobic oxalate medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor H Hippe
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Hippe<<--I. Dehning
Sediment, freshwater
Tubingen Germany
Isolation date: November, 1988
Year of Origin 1988

Collins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107

Dehning I, Schink B. Two new species of anaerobic oxalate-fermenting bacteria, Oxalobacter vibrioformis sp. nov. and Clostridium oxalicum sp. nov. from sediment samples. Arch. Microbiol. 153: 79-84, 1989.

type strain

freshwater sediment, Tubingen; November; I. Dehning

type strain

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