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Microbacterium oxydans

Microbacterium oxydans

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13564

Current Name

Microbacterium oxydans

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

Strain X98

General Info


(Chatelain and Second 1966) Schumann et al. 1999 (AL)

Other Collection Numbers

DSM 20578, CIP 66.12, IFO 15586, NBRC 15586, JCM 12414, NCIB 9944, VKM Ac-2116



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar / Nutrient agar, 28°C, O₂, 1 day

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

Air contaminant


< BCCM/LMG < DSMZ, Germany < NCIB < CIP < Lab. Ident. Inst. Pasteur, Paris, France (1966)



V. B. D Skerman, Vicki McGowan, P. H. A. Sneath. Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. IJSEM (30) 1980 pp225-420 P. Schumann, F. Rainey, J. Burghardt, E. Stackebrandt. Reclassification of Brevibacterium oxydans (Chatelain and Second 1966) as Microbacterium oxydans comb. nov.

Extended Bibliography

Reclassification of Brevibacterium oxydans (Chatelain and Second 1966) as Microbacterium oxydans comb. nov.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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