Curtobacterium pusillum (Iizuka and Komagata) Yamada and Komagata (ATCC® 19096)

Strain Designations: 100 [IAM 1479, CIP 81.24, DSM 20527, IFO 12674, JCM 1350, LMG 8788, VKM Ac-2099]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Brevibacterium pusillum Iizuka and Komagata
Strain Designations 100 [IAM 1479, CIP 81.24, DSM 20527, IFO 12674, JCM 1350, LMG 8788, VKM Ac-2099]
Quality control strain
Oil brine, Japan
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
This organism is included in the bioMérieux VITEK® 2 - Colorimetric CBC ID Card Quality Control Organism Set.
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor K Komagata
Oil brine, Japan

Iizuka H, Komagata K. Microbiological studies on petroleum and natural gas. III. Determination of Brevibacterium, Arthrobacter, Micrococcus, Sarcina, Alcaligenes and Achromobacter isolated from oil-brines in Japan. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 11: 1-14, 1965.

VITEK 2 CBC Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

Yamada K, Komagata K. Taxonomic studies on Coryneform bacteria. V. Classification of Coryneform bacteria. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 18: 417-431, 1972

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ784400 Curtobacterium pusillum 16S rRNA gene, type strain DSM 20527