Carbophilus carboxidus Meyer et al.
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2. From a single tube of #1932 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette. Rehydrate the pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer this aliquot back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of the suspension to inoculate a #1932 agar slant and/or plate.
5. Incubate all tubes and plate at 30°C for 5-7 days.
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Validation list no. 48. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 182-183, 1994.
Meyer O, et al. Reclassification of ubiquinone Q-10 containing carboxidotrophic bacteria: Transfer of "(Pseudomonas) carboxydovorans" OM5T to Oligotropha, gen. nov., as Oligotropha carboxidovorans, comb. nov., transfer of "(Alcaligenes) carboxydus" DSM 1086T to Carbophilus, gen.nov., as Carbophilus carboxidus, comb.nov., transfer of :(Pseudomonas) compransoris" DSM 1231T to Zavarzinia, gen.nov., as Zavarzinia compransoris, comb. nov., and amended descriptions of the new genera. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 16: 390-395, 1993.