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Pasteurella testudinis

Pasteurella testudinis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12150

Current Name

Pasteurella testudinis

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


General Info


Snipes and Biberstein 1982

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC:33688, CCUG:19802, CIP:82.117, DSM:23072, UCD:90-23-79n, 90-23-79n, CL 298/81



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

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 33688, CL 298/81) Type strain / C. Dawson, NCTC in 1987 / University of California, Davis in 1981 / Nares of desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizi) / Snipes, K. P. & Biberstein, E. L. (1982) Int. J. syst. Bact. 32, 201

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Pasteurella testudinis


Extended Bibliography

SNIPES (K.P.) and BIBERSTEIN (E.L.), (1982), Pasteurella testudinis sp. nov.: a parasite of desert tortoises (Gopherus agassizi)., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 201-210,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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