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Burkholderia andropogonis (Smith) Gillis et al. (ATCC® 12636)

Strain Designations: PS 23 [ICMP 3997, NCPPB 450]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas stizolobii (Wolf) Stapp
Strain Designations PS 23 [ICMP 3997, NCPPB 450]
White clover leaf, Trifolium repens, USA
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
Experimental infection of alfalfa, chickpea, soybean, sudangrass and white clover
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor WH Burkholder
White clover leaf, Trifolium repens, USA

Caruso FL. Bacterial blight of chickpea incited by Pseudomonas andropogonis. Plant Dis. 68: 910-913, 1984.

Water quality--Pseudomonas putida growth inhibition test (Pseudomonas cell multiplication inhibition test). Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI;ISO ISO 10712:1995.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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