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Rhodococcus coprophilus

Rhodococcus coprophilus

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10994

Current Name

Rhodococcus coprophilus

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

CUB 687

General Info


Rowbotham and Cross 1979 (AL)

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC:29080, BCCM/LMG:5357, CIP:104178, CUB:687, DSM:43347, IEGM:600, JCM:3200, LMG:5357, NBRC:100603, NCIB:11211, NCIMB:11211, NRRL:B:16537, VKM:Ac:571, NCDO 2041, CCM 2723, CBS 313



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 48-96 hours, 30°C°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 29080, CBS 313. 75, IMET 47375, CCM 2723, NCDO 2041) Type strain / T. Cross, Bradford in 1975 / Pond mud, in 1971 / Cross, T. & Rowbotham, T. J. (1974) Proc. 1st. Intl. Conference, Biol. Nocardiae p. 48 / Rowbotham, T. J. & Cross, T. (1977) J. gen. Microbiol. 100, 123

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Rhodococcus coprophilus


Extended Bibliography

Approved Lists of Bacterial Names., Ecology of Rhodococcus coprophilus sp. nov.: an aerobic nocardioform actinomycete belonging to the "rhodochrous" complex., Validation of the publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. List no. 2.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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