Lewinella nigricans (Lewin) Sly et al. (ATCC® 23147)

Strain Designations: SS-2 [ATCC 19592]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Herpetosiphon nigricans Lewin
Strain Designations SS-2 [ATCC 19592]
Isolation
Beach sand near Lagos, Nigeria
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 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefLewin RA, Lounsbery DM. Isolation, cultivation and characterization of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 145-170, 1969. PubMed: 5360473, RefSkerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980. , RefSly LI, et al. Phylogenetic heterogeneity within the genus Herpetosiphon: transfer of the marine species Herpetosiphon cohaerens, Herpetosiphon nigricans and Herpetosiphon persicus to the genus Lewinella gen. nov. in the Flexibacter-Bacteroides-Cytophaga phylum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 731-737, 1998. PubMed: 9734027
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 30.0°C

Atmosphere:  Aerobic 

Name of Depositor RA Lewin
Isolation
Beach sand near Lagos, Nigeria
References

Lewin RA, Lounsbery DM. Isolation, cultivation and characterization of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 145-170, 1969. PubMed: 5360473

Lewin RA. A classification of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 189-206, 1969. PubMed: 5360476

Lewin RA. New Herpetosiphon species (Flexibacterales). Can. J. Microbiol. 16: 517-520, 1970. PubMed: 5423287

Mandel M, Lewin RA. Deoxyribonucleic acid base composition of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 171-178, 1969. PubMed: 5360474

Colwell RR. Numerical taxonomy of the flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 207-215, 1969. PubMed: 5360477

Fager EW. Recurrent group analysis in the classification of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 179-187, 1969. PubMed: 5360475

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

Sly LI, et al. Phylogenetic heterogeneity within the genus Herpetosiphon: transfer of the marine species Herpetosiphon cohaerens, Herpetosiphon nigricans and Herpetosiphon persicus to the genus Lewinella gen. nov. in the Flexibacter-Bacteroides-Cytophaga phylum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 731-737, 1998. PubMed: 9734027

Lewin RA, Lounsbery DM. Isolation, cultivation and characterization of flexibacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 145-170, 1969. PubMed: 5360473

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

Sly LI, et al. Phylogenetic heterogeneity within the genus Herpetosiphon: transfer of the marine species Herpetosiphon cohaerens, Herpetosiphon nigricans and Herpetosiphon persicus to the genus Lewinella gen. nov. in the Flexibacter-Bacteroides-Cytophaga phylum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 731-737, 1998. PubMed: 9734027

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