Mycobacterium holsaticum

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Mycobacterium holsaticum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Order: Actinomycetales
Suborder: Corynebacterineae
Family: Mycobacteriaceae
Genus: Mycobacterium
Species: M. holsaticum
Binomial name
Mycobacterium holsaticum
Richter et al. 2002,

Mycobacterium holsaticum 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.

Type strain[edit]

Strain 1406 = CCUG 46266 = DSM 44478 = JCM 12374


  • Richter et al. 2002. Mycobacterium holsaticum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 52, 1991-1996. PMID 12508858