Micromonospora purpureochromogenes (Waksman and Curtis) Luedemann
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2. From a single tube of #172 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette and use to rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer the rehydrated pellet back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of this suspension to inoculate an additional broth tube, one or two #172 agar slants and/or a plate.
5. Incubate the tubes and plate at 26°C for 7 to 14 days.
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Luedemann GM. Micromonospora purpureochromogenes (Waksman and Curtis 1916) comb. nov. (Subjective synonym: Micromonospora fusca Jensen 1932). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 240-247, 1971.
Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.