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Peredibacter starrii (Seidler et al.) Davidov and Jurkevitch (ATCC® 15145)

Strain Designations: A3.12 [ICPB 3279]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus Stolp and Starr
Strain Designations A3.12 [ICPB 3279]
Soil, California
Biosafety Level 1

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
Predator of Pseudomonas putida ATCC 12633
Medium ATCC® Medium 137: Tris-YP medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic; grown with Pseudomonas putida ATCC® 12633™
Name of Depositor H Stolp
Soil, California

Seideler RJ, et al. Molecular heterogeneity of the Bdellovibrios: evidence of two new species. J. Bacteriol. 109: 209-217, 1972. PubMed: 4621626

Stolp HJ, Starr MP. Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus gen. et sp. n., a predatory, ectoparasitic and bacteriolytic microorganism. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 29: 217-248, 1963.

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

Baer ML, et al. A proposal for the reclassification of Bdellovibrio stolpii and Bdellovibrio starrii into a new genus, Bacteriovorax gen. nov., as Bacteriovorax stolpii comb. nov. and Bacteriovorax starrii comb. nov., respectively. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 219-224, 2000. PubMed: 10826807

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M61231 Bdellovibrio starrii 16S rRNA gene, partial cds.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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