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Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. tessellarius (Carlson and Vidaver) Davis et al. (ATCC® 33566)

Strain Designations: 78181 [ICMP 7221, PDDCC 7221]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium michiganense subsp. tessellarius Carlson and Vidaver
Strain Designations 78181 [ICMP 7221, PDDCC 7221]
Winter wheat, Triticum aestivum
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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor AK Vidaver
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--AK Vidaver<<--R.R. Carlson
Winter wheat, Triticum aestivum

Carlson RR, Vidaver AK. Taxonomy of Corynebacterium plant pathogens, including a new pathogen of wheat, based on polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis of cellular proteins. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 315-326, 1982.

Davis MJ, et al. Clavibacter: a new genus containing some phytopathogenic coryneform bacteria, including Clavibacter xyli subsp. xyli sp. nov., subsp. nov. and Clavibacter syli subsp. cynodontis subsp. nov., pathogens that cause ratoon stunting disease of sugarcane and Bermuda grass stunting disease. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 107-117, 1984.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L43095 Clavibacter michiganensis RNA intergenic spacer.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U30254 Clavibacter michiganensis tessellarius ATCC 33566 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U96181 Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. tessellarius 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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