Rhodococcus erythropolis (Gray and Thornton) Goodfellow and Alderson (ATCC® 19369)

Strain Designations: NCIB 8863  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Nocardia calcarea Metcalf and Brown
Strain Designations NCIB 8863
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Nocardia calcarea)
Medium ATCC® Medium 14: Azotobacter medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--M. Brown

Brown ME, Metcalfe G. Nitrogen fixation by new species of Nocardia. J. Gen. Microbiol. 17: 567-572, 1957. PubMed: 13491793

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

type strain of Nocardia calcarea

chalk soil

type strain of Nocardia calcarea

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