Flexibacter polymorphus Lewin (ATCC® 27820)

Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Decaying ascidian (Didemnum sp.), LaPaz, Mexico
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Incubate in broth for 2-3 days, before plating on agar; transfer to fresh medium upon arrival.
Medium ATCC® Medium 754: Flexibacter medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor RA Lewin
Decaying ascidian (Didemnum sp.), LaPaz, Mexico

J. Gen. Microbiol. 82: 393-403, 1974.

Arch. Microbiol. 114: 267-271, 1977.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58786 Flexibacter polymorphus 16S ribosomal RNA.