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Escherichia fergusonii

Escherichia fergusonii

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12128

Current Name

Escherichia fergusonii

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

CL 796/77, CDC 0568-73

General Info


Farmer et al. 1985

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC 35469, CDC 0568-73, CIP 103357, CIP 104947, DSM 13698, JCM 21226, LMG 7866, NBRC 102419, CL 796/77



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 35469) Type strain / B. Holmes, NCTC in 1987 / J. J. Farmer III / Human stool / Farmer, III, J. J. et al. (1985) J. Clin. Microbiol. 21, 77 / Validation List No. 17 (1985) Int. J. syst. Bact. 35, 223

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Escherichia fergusonii


Extended Bibliography

(1985), Validation List no. 17., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 223-225, FARMER III (J.J.), FANNING (G.R.), DAVIS (B.R.), O'HARA (C.M.), RIDDLE (C.), HICKMAN-BRENNER (F.W.), ASBURY (M.A.), LOWERY III (V.A.) and BRENNER (D.J.), (1985), Escherichia fergusonii and Enterobacter taylorae, two new species of Enterobacteriaceae isolated from clinical specimens., 77-81,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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