Rathayibacter tritici (Hutchinson) Zgurskaya et al. (ATCC® 11403)

Strain Designations: CT102 [B (Egyptian isolate), ICMP 2626, NCPPB 1857]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Corynebacterium tritici (Hutchinson) Burkholder
Strain Designations CT102 [B (Egyptian isolate), ICMP 2626, NCPPB 1857]
Wheat, Egypt
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)
Phytopathogenic, motile diphtheroid
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor MP Starr
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--MP Starr<<--R. Vasudeva strain B (Egyptian isolate)
Wheat, Egypt

Phytopathology 42: 291-293, 1952.

Carlson RR, Vidaver AK. Taxonomy of Corynebacterium plant pathogens, including a new pathogen of wheat, based on polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis of cellular proteins. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 315-326, 1982.

Davis MJ, et al. Clavibacter: a new genus containing some phytopathogenic coryneform bacteria, including Clavibacter xyli subsp. xyli sp. nov., subsp. nov. and Clavibacter syli subsp. cynodontis subsp. nov., pathogens that cause ratoon stunting disease of sugarcane and Bermuda grass stunting disease. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 107-117, 1984.

Zgurskaya HI, et al. Rathayibacter gen. nov., including the species Rathayibacter rathayi comb. nov., Rathayibacter tritici comb. nov., Rathayibacter iranicus comb. nov., and six strains from annual grasses. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 143-149, 1993.

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