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Streptococcus gallolyticus

Streptococcus gallolyticus

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13773

Current Name

Streptococcus gallolyticus

Type Strain

Type Strain

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar, 48 hours, 37°C, O₂, CO₂ required

Additional Info

Accession Date



Collection de L'Institut Pasteur (CIP)

Isolated From

Koala, faeces. Brisbane, Australia


Accessioned into NCTC < CIP < ACM < R. Osawa


Extended Bibliography

(1996), Validation List no. 56., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 362-363, OSAWA (R.), FUJISAWA (T.) and SLY (L.L.), (1995), Streptococcus gallolyticus sp. nov.; gallate degrading organisms formerly assigned to Streptococcus bovis. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1995, 18, 74-78. Validation List no. 56 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online, 74-78, Reappraisal of the taxonomy of the Streptococcus bovis/Streptococcus equinus complex and related species: description of Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. gallolyticus subsp. nov., S. gallolyticus subsp. macedonicus subsp. nov. and S. gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus subsp. nov.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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