Tatlockia micdadei Garrity et al. (ATCC® 33218)

Strain Designations: TATLOCK [CIP 103882, NCTC 11371]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Legionella micdadei Hebert et al.
Strain Designations TATLOCK [CIP 103882, NCTC 11371]
Blood - human
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor GA Hebert
Blood - human

Garrity GM, et al. Tatlockia and Fluoribacter: Two new gener of organisms resembling Legionella pneumophila. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 609-614, 1980.

Hebert GA, et al. Legionella micdadei species nova: classification of a third species of Legionella associated with human pneumonia. Curr. Microbiol. 3: 255-257, 1980.

Hebert GA, et al. "Pittsburgh pneumonia agent": a bacterium phenotypically similar to Legionella pneumophila and identical to the TATLOCK bacterium. Ann. Intern. Med. 92: 53-54, 1980. PubMed: 6985784

Hebert GA, et al. The rickettsia-like organisms TATLOCK (1943) and HEBA (1959): bacteria phenotypically similar to but genetically distinct from Legionella pneumophila and the WIGA bacterium. Ann. Intern. Med. 92: 45-52, 1980. PubMed: 6985783

Validation list no. 5. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 676-677, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X66988 L. micdadei (ATCC 33218) 5S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24694 L. micdadei 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M19443 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 1 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M19449 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 2 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M22261 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 3 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30460 L. micdadei tatlock genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

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