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Leptotrichia buccalis

Leptotrichia buccalis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14386

Current Name

Leptotrichia buccalis

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 37°C, AnO₂, 72 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Strain Data

Replacement for NCTC 10249 Leptotricia buccalis

Additional Info

Accession Date



Culture Collection, University of Gothenburg (CCUG, Gothenburg, Sweden)

Isolated From

Specimen of supragingival calculus. Geographic origin unknown. Pre-June 1961.


Accessioned into NCTC < CCUG < R. J. Owen (The National Collection of Type Cultures, London, UK; as NCTC 10249) < Dr. A. Howell Jr. (Laboratory of Microbiology, National Institute of Dental Research, Bethesda MD, USA)



Trevisan V. Prime linee d'introduzione allo die batteri italiani. R C Institut Lombardo (Seriale 2) 1879; 12:133-151. Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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