Brevundimonas diminuta (Leifson and Hugh) Segers et al.
NCAIM Number B.02071
Other Collection Number CIP 103020, ATCC 19146, DSM 1635, NCIB 11091,
Strain Name
Strain Status
Strain History
Previous Name Pseudomonas diminuta Jordan and Flügge
Typestrain of
Isolation source contaminant in a culture of Bacillus cereus
Isolation Type technology
Restriction Hazard Group 2
Name of Medium NCAIM 0025 - Nutrient agar 30°C
Notes and applications

Does not pass through a 0.2 micron membrane filter, membrane filter testing (ASTM International. Standard test method for retention characteristics of 0.2-micrometer membrane filters used in routine filtration procedures for the evaluation of microbiological water quality. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM International ASTM Standard Test Method D3862-80 ASTM International. Standard test method for determining bacterial retention of membrane filters utilized for liquid filtration. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM International ASTM Standard Test Method F838-83 U.S. Pharmacopeia. Sterilization and sterility assurance of compendial articles. In: U.S. Pharmacopeia. 23rd rev. Rockville, MD: U.S. Pharmacopeia 1995, <1211>, pp. 1976-1981.)
description (Segers P, et al. Classification of Pseudomonas diminuta Leifson and Hugh 1954 and Pseudomonas vesicularis Busing, Doll, and Freytag 1953 in Brevundimonas gen. nov. as Brevundimonas diminuta comb. nov. and Brevundimonas vesicularis comb. nov., respectively. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 499-510, 1994.)

ID checked by 16S sequencing