Weissella halotolerans (Kandler et al.) Collins et al.
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2. From a single tube of #416 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 pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer the rehydrated pellet back into the broth tube. Mix well
4. Use several drops of this suspension to inoculate a second tube of broth, a slant and/or a plate.
5. Incubate tubes and plate at 35oC in an atmosphere of 5% CO2 for 24 to 48 hours. Caps should be loose.
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Validation list no. 11. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 672-674, 1983.
Kandler O, et al. Lactobacillus halotolerans sp.nov., nom.rev. and Lactobacillus minor sp.nov., nom.rev.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 4: 280-285, 1983.
Validation list no. 49. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 370-371, 1994.