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Acinetobacter calcoaceticus (Beijerinck 1911) Baumann et al. 1968
DSM No.:
1139 dsm-1139 dsm1139 dsm 1139 Acinetobacter calcoaceticus
Other collection no.
or WDCM no.:
NCIB 9205
Isolated from:
hexadecane enrichments
country of origin unknown
Date of sampling:
before 22.11.1977
Nagoya Protocol Restrictions:
There are NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain.
<- W.R. Finnerty (Acinetobacter sp. HO1-N)
Genbank accession numbers:
16S rRNA gene: X81657
Cultivation conditions:
Medium 1 , 30°C

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Summary and
additional information:
<- W.R. Finnerty (Acinetobacter sp. HO1-N). Hexadecane enrichments (1723). Listed as A. baumannii in DSMZ-catalogue 1998 because of biochemical similarity to A. baumannii. 16S rDNA sequences 99.9% similar to A. calcoaceticus (6586). Intracytoplasmic hydrocarbon inclusions (1729, 1730). Electron transport system (1731, 1732). Membranes (1727, 1728). Utilizes n-alkanes (1681, 1723, 1724, 1725, 1726). (Medium 1, 30°C)
For detailed information:
BacDive - The Bacterial Diversity Metadatabase
1681, 1723, 1724, 1725, 1726, 1727, 1728, 1729, 1730, 1731, 1732, 6586
Risk group:
2 (classification according to German TRBA)
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