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Flavobacterium columnare (Bernardet and Grimont 1989) Bernardet et al. 1996 (ATCC® 23463)

Strain Designations: NCIMB 2248 [I-S-2cl, NCMB 1038, CIP 103531, JCM 21141, LMG 13035, LMG 10406, NBRC 100251]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Cytophaga columnaris (Davis) Garnjobst
Strain Designations NCIMB 2248 [I-S-2cl, NCMB 1038, CIP 103531, JCM 21141, LMG 13035, LMG 10406, NBRC 100251]
Diseased chinook salmon, Oncorynchus tshawytscha, Snake River, WA
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1750: Anacker and Ordal medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C to 24°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Diseased chinook salmon, Oncorynchus tshawytscha, Snake River, WA

Bernardet JF, Grimont PA. Deoxyribonucleic acid related ness and phenotypic characterization of Flexibacter columnaris sp. nov., nom. rev., Flexibacter psychrophilus sp. nov., nom. rev., and Flexibacter maritimus Wakabayashi, Hikida, and Masumura. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39: 346-354, 1989.

Validation list no. 31. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39: 495-497, 1989.

Bernardet JF, et al. Cutting a Gordian knot: emended classification and description of the genus Flavobacterium, emended description of the family Flavobacteriaceae, and proposal of Flavobacterium hydatis nom. nov. (basonym, Cytophaga aquatilis Strohl and Tait 1978). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 128-148, 1996.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB078047 Flavobacterium columnare gene for 16S rRNA, strain: IFO 15943

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