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Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica

Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica

Catalogue No.

NCTC 13769

Current Name

Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 30°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info


Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica O:3

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date



Collection de L'Institut Pasteur (CIP)

Isolated From

Human, faeces. Munchen, Germany.


Accessioned into NCTC < CIP < H. Neubauer


Extended Bibliography

SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors), (1980), Approved Lists of Bacterial Names., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 225-420,; 1 SCHLEIFSTEIN (J.I.) and COLEMAN (M.B.), (1939), An unidentified microorganism resembling B. ligniere and Past. Pseudotuberculosis, and pathogenic for man, 1749-1753 Validation List no. 75, Yersinia enterocolitica 16S rRNA gene types belong to the same genospecies but form three homology groups, A study of some Yersinia pseudotuberculosis-like bacteria (Bacterium enterocoliticum and Pasteurella X)

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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