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Phylum Actinobacteria, Class Actinobacteria, Order Micrococcales, Family Sanguibacteraceae, Genus Sanguibacter, Sanguibacter
keddieii
Fernandez-Garayzabal, Dominguez, Pascual, Jones and Collins 1995.
Gram-positive, short, irregularly rods. Motile.
Colonies are convex with entire edges, yellow, 1.0-2.0 mm in diameter on TSA in 48
hours at 25-30 ºC. CAMP test is positive. Facultatively  anaerobic. Optimum growth
temperature is 25-30 ºC. Can grow at 15 ºC. No growh at 42  or 10 ºC.
Isolated from blood of healthy cows.
Undetermined.
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    J. Syst. Bact. Vol. 46, No. 3, 811-813.
  3. Pascual C.R. and Fernandez-Garayzabal J.F,. Genus I. Sanguibacter. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition,
    Vol. Five, The Actinobacteria, Part A, p. 1030-1034.
Description is based on API 50 CHL results, 2-15 days at 30 ºC.

Positive results for catalase, casein hydrolysis, esculin hydrolysis, gelatin hydrolysis, acid production from: amygdalin, arbutin, N-
acetylglucosamine,
L-arabinose, cellobiose, esculin, fructose, galactose, glucose, glycerol, glycogen, gentiobiose, lactose, lyxose,
maltose, D-mannose, melibiose, D-raffinose, rhamnose, ribose, salicin, sorbitol, sucrose, trehalose, D-turanose & D-xylose.

Negative results for cellulose hydrolysis, nitrate reduction, oxidase, Tween hydrolysis, Voges-Proskauer test, acid production from:
adonitol, D-arabinose, arabitol, erythritol, fucose, inositol, inulin, 2-ketogluconate, 5-ketogluconate,
mannitol, melezitose, tagatose,
xylitol & L-xylose.

Variable results for acid production from gluconate.
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