Microbacterium arborescens (Frankland and Frankland) Imai et al.
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2. Using a single tube of #3 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette. Rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer this aliquot back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of the suspension to inoculate a second tube of broth, a slant, and/or plate.
5. Incubate all tubes and plate at 30°C for 24-48 hours.
Cells are small Gram positive, motile rods.
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Validation list no. 19. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 535, 1985.
Imai K, et al. Reclassification of "Flavobacterium arborescens" (Frankland and Frankland) Bergey et al. in the genus Microbacterium (Orla-Jensen) Collins et al., as Microbacterium arborescens comb.nov.,nom.rev.. Curr. Microbiol. 11: 281-284, 1984.