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Gordonia rubropertincta

Gordonia rubropertincta

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10668

Current Name

Gordonia rubropertincta

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

Tsukamura 3605

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 25593) Type strain / M. Tsukamura, Obu, Chita, Aichi-ken, Japan in 1970 / Soil in 1967

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Rhodococcus corallinus


Extended Bibliography

Shen, F.T. Lu, H.L. Lin, J.L. Huang, W.S. Arun, A.B. Young, C.C., (2006), Phylogenetic analysis of members of the metabolically diverse genus Gordonia based on proteins encoding the gyrB gene, Res Microbiol, 367-75, 2006 Goodfellow, M. Alderson, G., (1977), The actinomycete-genus Rhodococcus: a home for the "rhodochrous" complex., J. Gen. Microbiol., 99-122

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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