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Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae (Love et al.) Smith et al. emend. Kimura et al. (ATCC® 33539)

Strain Designations: CDC 2588-80  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Vibrio damsela Love et al.
Strain Designations CDC 2588-80
Damselfish skin ulcers, Chromis punctipinnis, California
Biosafety Level 2

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 (type strain)
Listonella damsela
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 26.0°C

Atmosphere:  Aerobic 

Name of Depositor CDC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CDC<<--D.T. Fisher
Damselfish skin ulcers, Chromis punctipinnis, California

Validation list no. 8. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 266-268, 1982.

Validation list no. 20. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 354-356, 1986.

MacDonnell MT, Colwell RR. Phylogeny of the Vibrionaceae, and recommendation for two new genera, Listonella and Shewanella. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 6: 171-182, 1985.

Smith SK, et al. Evaluation of the genus Listonella and reassignment of Listonella damsela (Love et al.) MacDonell and Colwell to the genus Photobacterium as Photobacterium damsela comb. nov. with an emended description. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 529-534, 1991. PubMed: 1742198

Truper HG, De Clari L. Taxonomic note: Necessary correction of specific epithets formed as substantives (nouns) "in apposition". Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 908-909, 1997.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X02252 Vibrio damsela (ATCC 33539) 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74700 V.damsela (ATCC 33539T) gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ250697 Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae internal transcribed spacer 2 (ITS2), strain ATCC 33539.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ274377 Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1), strain ATCC-33539.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF170886 Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae transmembrane regulatory protein ToxR (toxR) gene, partial cds.

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