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Staphylococcus caeli

Staphylococcus caeli

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14063

Current Name

Staphylococcus caeli

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 37°C, O₂, 24 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

Positive for mecC gene variant: mecC3

Additional Info

Accession Date



Dr. G. Paterson (University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)

Isolated From

Air sample from an industrial rabbit holding; Massanzago, Italy; 13.07.2013.


Accessioned into NCTC < Received by Dr. G. Patersson September 2013 < Isolated by I. Drigo (Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Padova, Italy)



A. C. MacFadyen et al. Staphylococcus caeli sp. nov., isolated from air sampling in an industrial rabbit holding. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2018 Nov 14. [ePub ahead of print] A.C. MacFadyen et al. A mecC allotype, mecC3, in the CoNS Staphylococcus caeli, encoded within a variant SCCmecC. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Dec 22.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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