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Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serotype Typhimurium

Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serotype Typhimurium

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12416

Current Name

Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serotype Typhimurium

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


General Info


(LE MINOR et al. 1982) LE MINOR and POPOFF 1987

Other Collection Numbers

CIP 60.62, ATCC 43971, CCUG 42060, NBRC 13245, NCIMB 11450



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient / Columbia blood agar, 24 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info


Serotype Typhimurium

4, 5:i:1, 2

Salmonella Subsp. I

Antigenic Properties

serotype Typhimurium

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(CIP 60. 62, ATCC 43971, NCIB 11450) Type strain of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica / CIP in 1990 / Origin unknown / Dept. Genetics, Carnegie Inst., Cold Spring Harbor, NY / H2S producing wild type / Le Minor, L. et al. (1982) Ann. Microbiol. 133B, 245 / Validation List No. 18 (1985) Int. J. syst. Bact. 35, 375 / Le Minor, L. and Popoff, M. Y. (1987) Int. J. syst. Bact. 37, 465

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica


Extended Bibliography

Request for an Opinion. Designation of Salmonella enterica sp. nov., nom. rev., as the type and only species of the genus Salmonella., The type species of the genus Salmonella Lignieres 1900 is Salmonella enterica (ex Kauffmann and Edwards 1952) Le Minor and Popoff 1987, with the type strain LT2T, and conservation of the epithet enterica in Salmonella enterica over all earlier epithets that may be applied to this species. Opinion 80. Nomenclature and taxonomy of the genus Salmonella.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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