Rathayibacter rathayi (Smith) Zgurskaya et al. (ATCC® 13659)

Strain Designations: [CR1; 80, ICMP 2571]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium rathayi (Smith) Dowson
Strain Designations [CR1; 80, ICMP 2571]
United Kingdom
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 no
Cell wall composition
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor CS McCleskey
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CS McCleskey<<--M. Starr CR1 <<--- W. Dowson 80 <<--- M. dOliveira
United Kingdom

Collins MD. Cell wall peptidoglycan and lipid composition of the phytopathogen Corynebacterium rathayi (Smith). Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 4: 193-198, 1983.

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.

Cocksfoot, Dactylis glomerata

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U96186 Rathayibacter rathayi 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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