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Delftia acidovorans

Delftia acidovorans

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10683

Current Name

Delftia acidovorans

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference

NCIB 9681

General Info


(den Dooren de Jong 1926) Wen et al. 1999

Other Collection Numbers

ACM:489, ATCC:15668, BCCM/LMG:1226, BCCM/LMG:6031, CCUG:12692, CCUG:14481, CFBP:2444, CIP:103021, DSM:39, IAM:12409, IFO:14950, JCM:5833, JCM:6203, NBRC:14950, NCCB:26037, NCIMB:9681, KS 0057, Stanier 14, den Dooren de Jong 7, NCIB:9681



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 30°C, Facultative Anaerobe

Biological and Genomic Info


Lactose: -

Gram Stain Result



Nitrous acid: -

Enzyme Tests

Beta-galactosidase: -

Lysine decarboxylase: -

Strain Data

(ATCC 15668, NCIB 9681) Type strain / NCIB in 1970 / Soil enriched with acetamide / Stanier, R.Y. et al. (1966) J. gen. Microbiol. 43, 159

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

not entered



Previous Catalogue Name

Comamonas acidovorans


Extended Bibliography

Phylogenetic relationships among members of the Comamonadaceae, and description of Delftia acidovorans (den Dooren de Jong 1926 and Tamaoka et al. 1987) gen. nov., comb. nov.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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