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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 140742

Type strain: Yes

Species: Xanthomonas nasturtii

NCBI tax ID(s): 1843581 (species)

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@ref: 43519

BacDive-ID: 140742

keywords: 16S sequence, Bacteria, Gram-negative, motile, rod-shaped, colony-forming

description: Xanthomonas nasturtii ATCC TSD-61 is a Gram-negative, motile, rod-shaped bacterium that forms circular colonies and was isolated from leaves of watercress.

NCBI tax id

  • NCBI tax id: 1843581
  • Matching level: species

doi: 10.13145/bacdive140742.20221219.7.1

Name and taxonomic classification


  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/pseudomonadota
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Pseudomonadota
  • class: Gammaproteobacteria
  • order: Lysobacterales
  • family: Lysobacteraceae
  • genus: Xanthomonas
  • species: Xanthomonas nasturtii
  • full scientific name: Xanthomonas nasturtii Vicente et al. 2017

@ref: 43519

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Proteobacteria

class: Gammaproteobacteria

order: Lysobacterales

family: Xanthomonadaceae

genus: Xanthomonas

species: Xanthomonas nasturtii

type strain: yes


cell morphology

@refgram staincell shapemotilityflagellum arrangementconfidence

colony morphology

  • @ref: 43519
  • colony size: 2 mm
  • colony color: yellow
  • colony shape: circular
  • incubation period: 2 days
  • medium used: Yeast dextrose calcium carbonate agar

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

  • @ref: 43519
  • name: Yeast dextrose calcium carbonate agar
  • growth: yes

Physiology and metabolism

spore formation

  • @ref: 69480
  • spore formation: no
  • confidence: 97.22


  • @ref: 69480
  • halophily level: non-halophilic
  • confidence: 98.487

metabolite utilization

@refChebi-IDmetaboliteutilization activitykind of utilization tested
4351916865gamma-aminobutyric acid-respiration

Isolation, sampling and environmental information


  • @ref: 43519
  • sample type: leaves of watercress
  • geographic location: Florida
  • country: USA
  • origin.country: USA
  • continent: North America
  • isolation date: 2014

isolation source categories

#Host#Plants#Aquatic plant
#Host Body-Site#Plant#Leaf (Phyllosphere)


  • @ref: 69479
  • File name: preview.99_92.png
  • url: https://microbeatlas.org/index.html?action=taxon&taxon_id=90_17;96_73;97_76;98_83;99_92&stattab=map
  • Last taxonomy: Xanthomonas
  • 16S sequence: KX518637
  • Sequence Identity:
  • Total samples: 52152
  • soil counts: 10026
  • aquatic counts: 6826
  • animal counts: 28252
  • plant counts: 7048

Sequence information

16S sequences

  • @ref: 43519
  • description: 16S rRNA gene sequence
  • accession: KX518637
  • database: nuccore

GC content

  • @ref: 43519
  • GC-content: 63.72

External links

@ref: 43519

culture collection no.: ATCC TSD-61, ICMP 21313, LMG 29666, NCPPB 4600, WHRI 8853


  • topic: Phylogeny
  • Pubmed-ID: 28840805
  • title: Pathogenic, phenotypic and molecular characterisation of Xanthomonas nasturtii sp. nov. and Xanthomonas floridensis sp. nov., new species of Xanthomonas associated with watercress production in Florida.
  • authors: Vicente JG, Rothwell S, Holub EB, Studholme DJ
  • journal: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol
  • DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002189
  • year: 2017
  • mesh: Bacterial Typing Techniques, Base Composition, DNA, Bacterial/genetics, Florida, Genes, Bacterial, Multilocus Sequence Typing, Nasturtium/*microbiology, Nucleic Acid Hybridization, *Phylogeny, Pigmentation, Plant Diseases/*microbiology, Plant Leaves/*microbiology, RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/genetics, Sequence Analysis, DNA, Xanthomonas/*classification/genetics/isolation & purification
  • topic2: Transcriptome


20215Parte, A.C., Sardà Carbasse, J., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., Reimer, L.C. and Göker, M.List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ10.1099/ijsem.0.004332
43519Joana G. Vicente, Steve Rothwell, Eric B. Holub, David J. StudholmePathogenic, phenotypic and molecular characterisation of Xanthomonas nasturtii sp. nov. and Xanthomonas floridensis sp. nov., new species of Xanthomonas associated with watercress production in Florida10.1099/ijsem.0.002189IJSEM 67: 3645-3654 201728840805
69479João F Matias Rodrigues, Janko Tackmann,Gregor Rot, Thomas SB Schmidt, Lukas Malfertheiner, Mihai Danaila,Marija Dmitrijeva, Daniela Gaio, Nicolas Näpflin and Christian von Mering. University of Zurich.MicrobeAtlas 1.0 betahttps://microbeatlas.org/
69480Julia Koblitz, Joaquim Sardà, Lorenz Christian Reimer, Boyke Bunk, Jörg OvermannPredictions based on genome sequence made in the Diaspora project (Digital Approaches for the Synthesis of Poorly Accessible Biodiversity Information)https://diaspora-project.de/progress.html#genomes