Bacillus atrophaeus Nakamura (ATCC® 6537)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Bacillus niger Migula
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
Hippurate and propionate atypical, pigment production good
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor E McCoy

Knisely RF. Selective medium for Bacillus anthracis. J. Bacteriol. 92: 784-786, 1966. PubMed: 4958778

Nakamura LK. Taxonomic relationship of black-pigmented Bacillus subtilis strains and a proposal for Bacillus atrophaeus sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39: 295-300, 1989.