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Enterococcus cecorum

Enterococcus cecorum

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12421

Current Name

Enterococcus cecorum

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

A 60

General Info


(Devriese et al. 1983) Williams et al. 1989

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC 43198, CCUG 27299, CIP 103676, DSM 20682, JCM 8724, LMG 12902, NBRC 100674, NCDO 2674, NCIMB 702674, A60



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 43198, NCDO 2674) Type strain / NCDO in 1990 / L. A. Davriese, Ghent, Belgium / Chicken caeca / Davriese, L. A. et al. (1983) Int. J. syst. Bact. 33, 772 / Validation List No. 31 (1989) Int. J. syst. Bact. 39, 495

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Enterococcus cecorum


Extended Bibliography

(1989), Validation List no. 31., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 495-497, WILLIAMS (A.M.), FARROW (J.A.E.) and COLLINS (M.D.), (1989), Reverse transcriptase sequencing of 16s ribosomal RNA from Streptococcus cecorum, 185-189

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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