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Filifactor villosus

Filifactor villosus

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11220

Current Name

Filifactor villosus

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar, 37°C, Strict Anaerobe

Biological and Genomic Info

Anaerobic Fermentation

Glucose: -

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Cytochrome C oxidase: -

Triacylglycero: -

Strain Data

(DSM 1645) Type strain / D. N. Love, Sydney, 1978 / Feline subcutaneous abscess / Love, D. N. et al. (1979) Int. J. syst. Bact. 29, 241-244

Colony Appearance


Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

mammal, from feline subcutaneous abcess

Previous Catalogue Name

Clostridium villosum



LOVE DN ET AL 1979 INT J SYST BACT 29 241 244

Extended Bibliography

The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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