Mycobacterium doricum

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Mycobacterium doricum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Order: Actinomycetales
Suborder: Corynebacterineae
Family: Mycobacteriaceae
Genus: Mycobacterium
Species: M. doricum
Binomial name
Mycobacterium doricum
Ausina et al. 1992, ATCC 51304

Mycobacterium doricum is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus mycobacterium.

It is a scotochromogenic Mycobacterium.[1]

Type strain[edit]

Strain FI-13295 = CCUG 46352 = CIP 106867 = DSM 44339 = JCM 12405.


  1. ^ Tortoli et al. 2001. Mycobacterium doricum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51, 2007-2012. PMID 11760941

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