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Legionella waltersii Benson et al. (ATCC® 51914)

Strain Designations: 2074-AUS-E  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 2074-AUS-E
Drinking water distribution system, Adelaide, Australia
Biosafety Level 2

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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RF Benson
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RF Benson<<--R.P. Waters
Drinking water distribution system, Adelaide, Australia

Benson RF, et al. Legionella waltersii sp. nov. and an unnamed Legionella genomospecies isolated from water in Australia. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 631-634, 1996. PubMed: 8782669

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF122886 Legionella waltersii 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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