Formivibrio citricus Tanaka et al. (ATCC® 49791)

Strain Designations: CreCit 1 [DSM 6150]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CreCit 1 [DSM 6150]
Anoxic creek mud, Ibaraki Pref., Japan
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)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1792: Formivibrio citricus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% N2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor K Tanaka
Anoxic creek mud, Ibaraki Pref., Japan

Tanaka K, et al. Fermentation of S- citramalate citrate mesaconate and pyruvate by a gram-negative strictly anaerobic non-spore-former Formivibrio citricus, new genus new species. Arch. Microbiol. 155: 491-495, 1991.

Deed RW, et al. Validation list no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 580-581, 1991. PubMed: 1742202

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