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Haemophilus sputorum

Haemophilus sputorum

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13537

Current Name

Haemophilus sputorum

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

CCUG 13788

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Chocolate agar 35°C, AnO₂, 1 day

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

Part of the normal human oral flora, but occasionally cultured from infections

Additional Info

Accession Date



Niels Noskov-Lauritsen

Isolated From

Human Oral Cavity, Tooth Alveolitis


< CCUG < Isolated by G. Dahlen (Gotenborg, Sweden) in 1983



Nørskov-Lauritsen et al, 2012, Int J. Med. Micro.

Extended Bibliography

Identification of haemolytic Haemophilus species isolated from human clinical specimens and description of Haemophilus sputorum sp. nov., Validation List no. 146.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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