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Aeromonas caviae (ex Eddy) Popoff (ATCC® 15468)

Strain Designations: [NRRL B-968]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Aeromonas punctata subsp. caviae (Scherago) Schubert
Strain Designations [NRRL B-968]
Quality control strain
Epizootic of young guinea pigs
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Schubert
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- R Schubert <-- P. Liu <-- NRRL B-968 <-- M. Scherago (Pseudomonas caviae)
Epizootic of young guinea pigs

Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 1: 548, 1984.

Validation list no. 15. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 355-357, 1984.

Popoff M, Veron M. A taxonomic study of the Aeromonas hydrophila-Aeromonas punctata group. J. Gen. Microbiol. 94: 11-22, 1976. PubMed: 932684

Schubert RH. Zur Taxonomie der anaerogenen Aeromonaden. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. 193: 343-352, 1964.

. . Curr. Microbiol. 5: 109-114, 1981.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Aeromonas in Finished Water by Membrane Filtration using Ampicillin-Dextrin Agar with Vancomycin (ADA-V). Washington, DC:Environmental Protection Agency;EPA EPA Method 1605, 2001

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74674 A.caviae (ATCC 15468T) gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X89460 A.caviae DNA for exeF-exeG intergenic region (strain ATCC 15468).

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  • 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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