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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 13001

Type strain: No

Species: Pseudomonas stutzeri

Strain Designation: JM300

Strain history: IAM 15110 <-- DSM 10701 <-- E. Moore <-- G. J. Stewart <-- B. A. Bryan.

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@ref: 4044

BacDive-ID: 13001

DSM-Number: 10701

keywords: genome sequence, 16S sequence, Bacteria, mesophilic, human pathogen

description: Pseudomonas stutzeri JM300 is a mesophilic human pathogen that was isolated from anaerobic enrichment from soil.

NCBI tax id

NCBI tax idMatching level

strain history

doi: 10.13145/bacdive13001.20221219.7.1

Name and taxonomic classification


  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/pseudomonadota
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Pseudomonadota
  • class: Gammaproteobacteria
  • order: Pseudomonadales
  • family: Pseudomonadaceae
  • genus: Pseudomonas
  • species: Pseudomonas stutzeri
  • full scientific name: Pseudomonas stutzeri (Lehmann and Neumann 1896) Sijderius 1946 (Approved Lists 1980)
  • synonyms

    20215Stutzerimonas chloritidismutans
    20215Pseudomonas perfectomarinus
    20215Bacterium stutzeri
    20215Pseudomonas kunmingensis
    20215Pseudomonas chloritidismutans
    20215Stutzerimonas kunmingensis
    20215Stutzerimonas stutzeri
    20215Stutzerimonas perfectomarina
    20215Pseudomonas perfectomarina

@ref: 4044

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Proteobacteria

class: Gammaproteobacteria

order: Pseudomonadales

family: Pseudomonadaceae

genus: Pseudomonas

species: Pseudomonas stutzeri

full scientific name: Pseudomonas stutzeri (Lehmann and Neumann 1896) Sijderius 1946

strain designation: JM300

type strain: no


cell morphology

@refmotilityconfidencegram stain

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

4044TRYPTONE SOYA BROTH (TSB) (DSMZ Medium 545)yeshttps://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/545Name: TRYPTONE SOYA BROTH (TSB) (DSMZ Medium 545) Composition: Casein peptone 17.0 g/l NaCl 5.0 g/l Soy peptone 3.0 g/l D(+)-Glucose 2.5 g/l K2HPO4 2.5 g/l Distilled water
4044TRYPTICASE SOY BROTH AGAR (DSMZ Medium 535)yeshttps://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/535Name: TRYPTICASE SOY BROTH AGAR (DSMZ Medium 535) Composition: Trypticase soy broth 30.0 g/l Agar 15.0 g/l Distilled water
4044CASO AGAR (MERCK 105458) (DSMZ Medium 220)yeshttps://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/220Name: CASO AGAR (Merck 105458) (DSMZ Medium 220) Composition: Agar 15.0 g/l Casein peptone 15.0 g/l NaCl 5.0 g/l Soy peptone 5.0 g/l Distilled water

culture temp


Physiology and metabolism

spore formation

  • @ref: 69480
  • spore formation: no
  • confidence: 97.561


  • @ref: 69480
  • halophily level: non-halophilic
  • confidence: 87.223

metabolite utilization

@refChebi-IDmetaboliteutilization activitykind of utilization tested
6836927897tryptophan-energy source

metabolite production

  • @ref: 68369
  • Chebi-ID: 35581
  • metabolite: indole
  • production: no

metabolite tests

  • @ref: 68369
  • Chebi-ID: 35581
  • metabolite: indole
  • indole test: -


68369cytochrome oxidase+
68369arginine dihydrolase-



Isolation, sampling and environmental information


@refsample typegeographic locationcountryorigin.countrycontinent
4044anaerobic enrichment from soilCaliforniaUSAUSANorth America
67770SoilCAUSAUSANorth America

isolation source categories

#Engineered#Laboratory#Lab enrichment
#Condition#Anoxic (anaerobic)

Safety information

risk assessment

  • @ref: 4044
  • pathogenicity human: yes, in single cases
  • biosafety level: 1
  • biosafety level comment: Risk group (German classification)

Sequence information

16S sequences

@refdescriptionaccessionlengthdatabaseNCBI tax ID
20218Pseudomonas stutzeri 16S rRNA gene, partial sequenceU586611344ena316
20218P.stutzeri 16S ribosomal RNA geneX986071492ena316

Genome sequences

@refdescriptionaccessionassembly leveldatabaseNCBI tax ID
66792Pseudomonas stutzeri DSM 10701 DSM 10701GCA_000279165completencbi1123519
66792Pseudomonas stutzeri DSM 107011123519.7completepatric1123519
66792Pseudomonas stutzeri JM3000, DSM 107012519899778completeimg1123519
66792Acinetobacter baumannii 1032241 1032241GCA_000580455contigpatric1310571

External links

@ref: 4044

culture collection no.: DSM 10701, JCM 21571, IAM 15110

straininfo link



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Phylogeny8875907The naturally transformable marine bacterium WJT-1C formally identified as "Vibrio" is a pseudomonad.Frischer ME, Williams HG, Bennison B, Drake GR, Balkwill DL, Paul JHCurr Microbiol10.1007/s0028499001151996Bacteriophage Typing, Carbon/metabolism, Fatty Acids/analysis, Flagella/chemistry, Phylogeny, Pseudomonas/*classification, RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/analysis, Staining and Labeling, Transformation, Bacterial, Vibrio/*chemistry/classification, Water MicrobiologyMetabolism
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4044Curators of the DSMZLeibniz Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSM 10701)https://www.dsmz.de/collection/catalogue/details/culture/DSM-10701
20215Parte, A.C., Sardà Carbasse, J., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., Reimer, L.C. and Göker, M.10.1099/ijsem.0.004332List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ
20218Verslyppe, B., De Smet, W., De Baets, B., De Vos, P., Dawyndt P.10.1016/j.syapm.2013.11.002StrainInfo introduces electronic passports for microorganisms.Syst Appl Microbiol. 37: 42-50 201424321274
66792Julia Koblitz, Joaquim Sardà, Lorenz Christian Reimer, Boyke Bunk, Jörg Overmannhttps://diaspora-project.de/progress.html#genomesAutomatically annotated for the DiASPora project (Digital Approaches for the Synthesis of Poorly Accessible Biodiversity Information)
67770Curators of the JCMhttps://jcm.brc.riken.jp/en/
68369Automatically annotated from API 20NE
69480Julia Koblitz, Joaquim Sardà, Lorenz Christian Reimer, Boyke Bunk, Jörg Overmannhttps://diaspora-project.de/progress.html#genomesPredictions based on genome sequence made in the Diaspora project (Digital Approaches for the Synthesis of Poorly Accessible Biodiversity Information)