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Granulicatella balaenopterae (Lawson et al.) Collins and Lawson (ATCC® 700813)

Strain Designations: CCUG 37380 [CIP 105938, M1975/96/1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Abiotrophia balaenopterae Lawson et al.
Strain Designations CCUG 37380 [CIP 105938, M1975/96/1]
Lung of beached minke whale, northwest coast of Scotland
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Name of Depositor CCUG
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CCUG<<--M.D. Collins <<-- G. Foster
Lung of beached minke whale, northwest coast of Scotland

Lawson PA, et al. Abiotrophia balaenopterae sp. nov., isolated from the minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 503-506, 1999. PubMed: 10319470

Collins MD, Lawson PA. The genus Abiotrophia (Kawamura et al.) is not monophyletic: proposal of Granulicatella gen. nov., Granulicatella adiacens comb. nov., Granulicatella elegans comb. nov. and Granulicatella balaenopterae comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 365-369, 2000. PubMed: 10826824

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y16547 16S rRNA sequence

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