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Mesorhizobium loti (Jarvis et al.) Jarvis et al. (ATCC® 700743)

Strain Designations: LMG 6125 [HAMBI 1129, IAM 14993, LMG 17826t1, NZP 2213]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations LMG 6125 [HAMBI 1129, IAM 14993, LMG 17826t1, NZP 2213]
Root nodule on birdsfoot trefoil, Lotus corniculatus, New Zealand
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)
The original species description listed ATCC 33669 as the type strain. However, that was found to be a mixed culture and has been replaced by ATCC 700743, which is a pure culture.
This strain represents the original type strain and is not a mixed culture.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1205: Yeast mannitol agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor BCCM/LMG Laboratory of Microbiology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--BCCM/LMG Laboratory of Microbiology<<--B.D.W. Jarvis NZP 2213 <<-- R. Greenwood
Root nodule on birdsfoot trefoil, Lotus corniculatus, New Zealand

Jarvis BD, et al. Rhizobium loti, a new species of legume root nodule bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 378-380, 1982.

Willems A, et al. Differences between subcultures of the Mesorhizobium loti type strain from different culture collections. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 24: 549-553, 2001. PubMed: 11876362

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X67229 Rhizobium loti partial 16S rRNA gene, strain LMG 6125.

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