Xylella fastidiosa subsp. fastidiosa Wells et al. (ATCC® 700964)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Xylella fastidiosa Wells et al.
Plant-derived foodstuff
isolation date: 1997
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Plant pathogen
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2706: CYE Medium with 200mcg/ml Natamycin
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 28.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor H Feil
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Feil<<--A.H. Purcell III
Plant-derived foodstuff
isolation date: 1997
Year of Origin 1997

grape, Riverside County

Helene Feil, personal communication

Rodriques JL, et al. Detection and diversity assessment of Xylella fastidiosa in field-collected plant and insect samples by using 16S rRNA and gyrB sequences. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 69(7): 4249-4255, 2003. PubMed: 12839807

Schuenzel EL, Scally M, Stouthamer R, Nunney L. A multigene phylogenetic study of clonal diversity and divergence in North American strains of the plant pathogen Xylella fastidiosa. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 71(7): 3832-3839, 2005. PubMed: 16000795

Morano LD, et al. Initial genetic analysis of Xylella fastidiosa in Texas. Curr. Microbiol. 56(4): 346-351, 2008. PubMed: 18172717