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Fluoribacter bozemanae

Fluoribacter bozemanae

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11368

Current Name

Fluoribacter bozemanae

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract agar (BCYE), 48 hours, 37°C, CO₂ required

Biological and Genomic Info


"Legionella bosemannii" serogroup 1

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Cytochrome C oxidase: +

Strain Data

(ATCC 33217) Type strain / G. K. Morris, CDC Atlanta in 1980

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date






Previous Catalogue Name

Legionella bozemanii


Extended Bibliography

GARRITY (G.M.), BROWN (A.) and VICKERS (R.M.), (1980), Tatlockia and Fluoribacter: two new genera of organisms resembling Legionella pneumophila., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 609-614,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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