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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 6443

Type strain: No

Species: Latilactobacillus curvatus

Strain Designation: 2/4

Strain history: T. Mitsuoka S8-1 <-- DSM 20010 <-- I. G. Abo-Elnaga 2/4.

NCBI tax ID(s): 28038 (species)

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@ref: 8424

BacDive-ID: 6443

DSM-Number: 20010

keywords: Bacteria, mesophilic

description: Latilactobacillus curvatus 2/4 is a mesophilic bacterium that was isolated from air of cow shed.

NCBI tax id

  • NCBI tax id: 28038
  • Matching level: species

strain history

doi: 10.13145/bacdive6443.20221219.7.1

Name and taxonomic classification


  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/bacillota
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Bacillota
  • class: Bacilli
  • order: Lactobacillales
  • family: Lactobacillaceae
  • genus: Latilactobacillus
  • species: Latilactobacillus curvatus
  • full scientific name: Latilactobacillus curvatus (Troili-Petersson 1903) Zheng et al. 2020
  • synonyms

    20215Bacterium curvatum
    20215Lactobacillus curvatus

@ref: 8424

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Firmicutes

class: Bacilli

order: Lactobacillales

family: Lactobacillaceae

genus: Latilactobacillus

species: Latilactobacillus curvatus

full scientific name: Latilactobacillus curvatus (Troili-Petersson 1903) Zheng et al. 2020

strain designation: 2/4

type strain: no

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

  • @ref: 8424
  • name: MRS MEDIUM (DSMZ Medium 11)
  • growth: yes
  • link: https://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/11
  • composition: Name: MRS MEDIUM (DSMZ Medium 11) Composition: Glucose 20.0 g/l Casein peptone 10.0 g/l Meat extract 10.0 g/l Na-acetate 5.0 g/l Yeast extract 5.0 g/l (NH4)3 citrate 2.0 g/l K2HPO4 2.0 g/l Tween 80 1.0 g/l MgSO4 x 7 H2O 0.2 g/l MnSO4 x H2O 0.05 g/l Distilled water

culture temp


Physiology and metabolism

compound production

  • @ref: 8424
  • compound: lactic acid racemase


  • @ref: 8424
  • murein short key: A11.31
  • type: A4alpha L-Lys-D-Asp

metabolite utilization

@refmetaboliteutilization activitykind of utilization testedChebi-ID
68371Potassium 5-ketogluconate-builds acid from
68371Potassium 2-ketogluconate-builds acid from
68371gluconate-builds acid from24265
68371L-arabitol-builds acid from18403
68371D-arabitol-builds acid from18333
68371L-fucose-builds acid from18287
68371D-fucose-builds acid from28847
68371D-tagatose-builds acid from16443
68371D-lyxose-builds acid from62318
68371turanose-builds acid from32528
68371gentiobiose-builds acid from28066
68371xylitol-builds acid from17151
68371glycogen-builds acid from28087
68371starch-builds acid from28017
68371raffinose-builds acid from16634
68371melezitose-builds acid from6731
68371inulin-builds acid from15443
68371trehalose-builds acid from27082
68371sucrose-builds acid from17992
68371melibiose-builds acid from28053
68371lactose+builds acid from17716
68371maltose+builds acid from17306
68371cellobiose-builds acid from17057
68371salicin-builds acid from17814
68371esculin-builds acid from4853
68371arbutin-builds acid from18305
68371amygdalin-builds acid from27613
68371N-acetylglucosamine+builds acid from59640
68371methyl alpha-D-glucopyranoside-builds acid from320061
68371methyl alpha-D-mannoside-builds acid from43943
68371D-sorbitol-builds acid from17924
68371D-mannitol-builds acid from16899
68371myo-inositol-builds acid from17268
68371galactitol-builds acid from16813
68371L-rhamnose-builds acid from62345
68371L-sorbose-builds acid from17266
68371D-mannose+builds acid from16024
68371D-fructose+builds acid from15824
68371D-glucose+builds acid from17634
68371D-galactose+builds acid from12936
68371methyl beta-D-xylopyranoside-builds acid from74863
68371ribitol-builds acid from15963
68371L-xylose-builds acid from65328
68371D-xylose-builds acid from65327
68371D-ribose+builds acid from16988
68371L-arabinose-builds acid from30849
68371D-arabinose-builds acid from17108
68371erythritol-builds acid from17113
68371glycerol-builds acid from17754

API 50CHac


Isolation, sampling and environmental information


@refsample type
8424air of cow shed
67770Air of cowshed

isolation source categories

#Engineered#Agriculture#Livestock (Husbandry)
#Environmental#Air#Indoor Air
#Host#Mammals#Bovinae (Cow, Cattle)

Safety information

risk assessment

  • @ref: 8424
  • biosafety level: 1
  • biosafety level comment: Risk group (German classification)

External links

@ref: 8424

culture collection no.: DSM 20010, JCM 1091

straininfo link

  • @ref: 20218
  • passport: http://www.straininfo.net/strains/163970


  • topic: Enzymology
  • Pubmed-ID: 14601
  • title: Comparative studies of lactic acid dehydrogenases in lactic acid bacteria. I. Purification and kinetics of the allosteric L-lactic acid dehydrogenase from Lactobacillus casei ssp. casei and Lactobacillus curvatus.
  • authors: Hensel R, Mayr U, Stetter KO, Kandler O
  • journal: Arch Microbiol
  • DOI: 10.1007/BF00446658
  • year: 1977
  • mesh: Allosteric Regulation, Cations, Divalent, Chromatography, Affinity, Drug Stability, Enzyme Activation, Fructosephosphates, Hydrogen-Ion Concentration, Kinetics, *L-Lactate Dehydrogenase/isolation & purification, Lactobacillus/*enzymology, Lactobacillus casei/*enzymology, Manganese, NAD, Pyruvates/metabolism
  • topic2: Phylogeny


8424Curators of the DSMZLeibniz Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSM 20010)https://www.dsmz.de/collection/catalogue/details/culture/DSM-20010
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
67770Curators of the JCMhttps://jcm.brc.riken.jp/en/
68371Automatically annotated from API 50CH acid