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Dermatophilus chelonae Masters et al. (ATCC® 51576)

Strain Designations: W16  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations W16
Nose scab on snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, Perth Zoo, Western Australia
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 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor TM Ellis
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Nose scab on snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, Perth Zoo, Western Australia

Masters AM, et al. Dermatophilus chelonae sp. nov., isolated from chelonids in Australia. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 50-56, 1995. PubMed: 7857807

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type strain

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