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Entomoplasma melaleucae (Tully et al.) Tully et al. (ATCC® 49191)

Strain Designations: M1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma melaleucae Tully et al.
Strain Designations M1
Melaleuca quinquenervia flower, Florida
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 23.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JG Tully<<--R.E. McCoy
Melaleuca quinquenervia flower, Florida

Proc. R.O.C.-U.S. Cooperative Science Seminar on Mycoplasma Diseases of Plants : 75-80, 1979.

Tully JG, et al. Mycoplasma melaleucae sp. nov., a sterol-requiring mollicute from flowers of several tropical plants. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 143-147, 1990. PubMed: 2223607

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) : M24478 Mycoplasma sp. M1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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