Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al. (ATCC® 27556)

Strain Designations: [Morocco-R8-A2, NCPPB 2647]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations [Morocco-R8-A2, NCPPB 2647]
Application Isolation and characterization of membrane proteins
Stubborn disease-affected citrus plant (Washington navel tree)
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
Group I, subgroup 1
Medium ATCC® Medium 668: SMC medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 32°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JG Tully <-- JM Bove strain Morocco-R8-A2
Stubborn disease-affected citrus plant (Washington navel tree)

Saglio P, et al. Spiroplasma citri gen. and sp. n.: a mycoplasma-like organism associated with "stubborn" disease of Citrus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 191-204, 1973.

Simoneau P, Labarere J. Isolation of Spiroplasma citri membranes and characterization of membrane proteins by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis. Curr. Microbiol. 16: 229-235, 1988.

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

Witcomb RF, et al. Revised serological classification of spiroplasmas, new provisional groups and recommendations for serotyping of isolates. Curr. Microbiol. 7: 291-296, 1982.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M23942 S. citri 16S ribosomal RNA small subunit.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M62504 Spiroplasma citri fibril protein gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D14985 Spiroplasma citri dnaA gene for DnaA, partial sequence.