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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 723

Type strain: No

Species: Priestia megaterium

Strain history: <- P.J. White

NCBI tax ID(s): 1404 (species)

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General

@ref: 444

BacDive-ID: 723

DSM-Number: 786

keywords: Bacteria, mesophilic, human pathogen

description: Priestia megaterium DSM 786 is a mesophilic human pathogen of the family Bacillaceae.

NCBI tax id

  • NCBI tax id: 1404
  • Matching level: species

strain history: <- P.J. White

doi: 10.13145/bacdive723.20221219.7.1

Name and taxonomic classification

LPSN

  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/bacillota
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Bacillota
  • class: Bacilli
  • order: Caryophanales
  • family: Bacillaceae
  • genus: Priestia
  • species: Priestia megaterium
  • full scientific name: Priestia megaterium (de Bary 1884) Gupta et al. 2020
  • synonyms

    • @ref: 20215
    • synonym: Bacillus megaterium

@ref: 444

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Firmicutes

class: Bacilli

order: Bacillales

family: Bacillaceae

genus: Priestia

species: Priestia megaterium

full scientific name: Priestia megaterium (de Bary 1884) Gupta et al. 2020

type strain: no

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

  • @ref: 444
  • name: DAP-NUTRIENT AGAR (DSMZ Medium 118)
  • growth: yes
  • link: https://mediadive.dsmz.de/medium/118
  • composition: Name: DAP-NUTRIENT AGAR (DSMZ Medium 118) Composition: Agar 15.0 g/l Peptone 5.0 g/l Meat extract 3.0 g/l Diaminopimelic acid 0.1 g/l Distilled water

culture temp

  • @ref: 444
  • growth: positive
  • type: growth
  • temperature: 30
  • range: mesophilic

Safety information

risk assessment

  • @ref: 444
  • pathogenicity human: yes, in single cases
  • biosafety level: 1
  • biosafety level comment: Risk group (German classification)

External links

@ref: 444

culture collection no.: DSM 786, NCIB 11251

straininfo link

@refpassport
20218http://www.straininfo.net/strains/102587
20218http://www.straininfo.net/strains/156986

Reference

@idauthorscataloguedoi/urltitlejournalpubmed
444Curators of the DSMZLeibniz Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSM 786)https://www.dsmz.de/collection/catalogue/details/culture/DSM-786
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