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Riemerella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert) Segers et al. (ATCC® 11845)

Strain Designations: [CCUG 14215, LMG 11054, MCCM 00568]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Moraxella anatipestifer (Hendrickson and Hilbert) Bruner and Fabricant
Strain Designations [CCUG 14215, LMG 11054, MCCM 00568]
Duck blood, United States
Biosafety Level 2

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
Member of the Cytophaga - Flavobacterium group
Medium ATCC® Medium 4: Rabbit blood agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor DW Bruner
Duck blood, United States

Rossau R, et al. Taxonomy of Moraxellaceae fam. nov., a new bacterial family to accommodate the genera Moraxella, Acinetobacter, and Psychrobacter and related organisms. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 310-319, 1991.

Segers P, et al. Riemerella anatipestifer gen. nov., comb. nov., the causative agent of septicemia anserum exsudativa, and its phylogenetic affiliation within the Flavobacterium-Cytophaga rRNA homology group. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 768-776, 1993. PubMed: 8240957

Hendrickson JM, Hillbert KF. A new and serious septicemic disease of young ducks with a description of the causative organism, Pfeifferella anatipestifer. Cornell Vet. 22: 239-252, 1932.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U10877 Riemerella anatipestifer ATCC 11845 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U60101 Riemerella anatipestifer ATCC 11845T 16S ribosomal RNA.

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