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Entomoplasma ellychniae

Entomoplasma ellychniae

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11714

Current Name

Entomoplasma ellychniae

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 43707) Type strain / J.G. Tully, NIH in 1990 / T.B. Clark / Haemolymph of firefly / Tully, J.G. et al. (1989) Int. J. syst. Bact. 39, 284

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Entomoplasma ellychniae


Extended Bibliography

TULLY (J.G.), BOVÉ (J.M.), LAIGRET (F.) and WHITCOMB (R.F.), (1993), Revised taxonomy of the class Mollicutes: proposed elevation of a monophyletic cluster of arthropod-associated mollicutes to ordinal rank (Entomoplasmatales ord. nov.), with provision for familial rank to separate species with nonhelical morphology (Entomoplasmataceae fam. nov.) from helical species (Spiroplasmataceae), and emended descriptions of the order Mycoplasmatales, family Mycoplasmataceae., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 378-385,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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