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Mesoplasma florum (McCoy et al.) Tully et al. (ATCC® 33453)

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Strain Designations: L1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Acholeplasma florum McCoy et al.
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations L1
Lemon flower, Citrus limon, Florida
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Mesoplasma florum L1 complete genome.

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1161: Mycoplasma medium (ATCC medium 243) with 4% sucrose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor RE McCoy
Lemon flower, Citrus limon, Florida

McCoy RE, et al. Acholeplasma florum, a new species isolated from plants. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 11-15, 1984.

Tully JG, et al. Revised taxonomy of the class Mollicutes: proposed elevation of a monophpyletic cluster of arthropod-associated mollicutes to ordinal rank (Entomoplasmatales ord. nov.), with provision for familial rank to separate species with nonhelical morphology (Entomoplasmataceae fam. nov.) from helical species (Spiroplasmataceae), and emended descriptions of the order Mycoplasmatales, family Mycoplasmataceae. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 378-385, 1993.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF300327 Mesoplasma florum 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE017263 Mesoplasma florum L1 complete genome.

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

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