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Bergeriella denitrificans

Bergeriella denitrificans

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10295

Current Name

Bergeriella denitrificans

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

M 37

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Chocolate blood agar, 24 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result



D-lactose: -

Salicin: -

Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Cytochrome C oxidase: +

Gelatinase: -

Lecithinase / alpha: -

Phenylalanone aminotransferase: -

Strain Data

(ATCC 14686) Type strain / U. Berger, Hamburg in 1963 / Rabbit, oral mucosa / Berger, U. (1962) Z. Hyg. InfektKrankh. 148, 445

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

mammal, rabbit oral mucosa

Previous Catalogue Name

Neisseria denitrificans




Extended Bibliography

Phylogenetic analysis of Alysiella and related genera of Neisseriaceae: proposal of Alysiella crassa comb. nov., Conchiformibium steedae gen. nov., comb. nov., Conchiformibium kuhniae sp. nov. and Bergeriella denitrificans gen. nov., comb. nov., Validation List no. 104.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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