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Streptococcus infantarius

Streptococcus infantarius

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13760

Current Name

Streptococcus infantarius

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

HDP 90056

General Info


Schlegel et al. 2003, subsp. nov.

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC:BAA:102, CCUG:43820, CIP:103233, DSM:22960, NCDO:599, NCIMB:700599



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 30°C, O₂, 24 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date



Collection de L'Institut Pasteur (CIP, Paris, France)

Isolated From

Human, faeces. Pre-1989.


Accessioned into NCTC < CIP < NCFB (as Streptococcus equinus) < National Institute for Research in Dairying (NIRD, Shinfield, UK)


Extended Bibliography

Streptococcus infantarius sp. nov., Streptococcus infantarius subsp. infantarius subsp. nov. and Streptococcus infantarius subsp. coli subsp. nov., isolated from humans and food.,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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