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Cellulomonas fimi

Cellulomonas fimi

Catalogue No.

NCTC 7547

Current Name

Cellulomonas fimi

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

ATCC 484

General Info


(McBeth and Scales 1913) Bergey et al. 1923 (AL)

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC 484, CCUG 24087, CFBP 4254, CIP 102114, DSM 20113, HAMBI 93, IFO 15513, JCM 1341, LMG 16345, NBRC 15513, NCAIM B.01386, NCCB 29016, VKM Ac-1411, USDA 133, NCIB 8980



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Cytochrome C oxidase: -

Lecithinase / alpha: -

Strain Data

(USDA 133, NCIB 8980) / Type strain / Corynebacterium fimi / ATCC in 1948

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Previous Catalogue Name

Cellulomonas fimi


Extended Bibliography

Skerman,V.B.D, McGowan,V, Sneath,P.H.A.(ed), (1980), Approved Lists of Bacterial Names., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 225-420, 1 McBETH (I.G.) and SCALES (F.M.), (1913), The destruction of cellulose by bacteria and filamentous fungi. United States Department of Agriculture Bureau of Plant Industry Bulletin, 1913, 266, 1-52. 2 BERGEY (D.H.), HARRISON (F.C.), BREED (R.S.), HAMMER (B.W.) and HUNTOON (F.M.) (editors): Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 1st ed., The Williams & Wilkins Co, Baltimore, 1923, pp. 1-442., 18994 Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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