TABLE 3.

Strains of Aeromonas spp. isolated from environmental sources

GenospeciesHGStrain no.aSource of isolation
A. hydrophila 1AK 44Lake water
ATCC 7966TCanned milk
A. bestiarum 2AK 1, AK 41Lake water
AK 115Drinking water, aluminum rolling mill in Konin, Poland
ATCC 23213River water
ATCC 23211Drinking water distribution system
ATCC 13444Surface water
A. salmonicida 3AK 46Lake water
AK 106, AK 117, AK 125Rolling mill emulsion
AK 400Sea water
AK 409, AK 410Drinking water, Poznań
CDC 0434-84Freshwater
A. caviae 4AK 104, AK 126Drinking water, aluminum rolling mill in Konin, Poland
AK 220, AK 232Rolling mill emulsion
AK 404, AK 405River water
AK 406, AK 407Sea water
A. media 5AAK 42Lake water
AK 403Sea water
5BATCC 33907TFresh water
A. eucrenophila 6AK 65Lake water
ATCC 23309TFreshwater
LMG 13687Urban well, Germany
A. veronii biotype sobria8/10AK 12, AK 59Lake water
AK 100, AK 102, AK 120Drinking water, aluminum rolling mill in Konin, Poland
AK 279Sewage
AK 411, AK 412, AK 413Drinking water, Poznań
A. ichthiosmia 8/10ATCC 49904Surface water
A. encheleia 16LMG 13691Infiltration well, Germany
A. popoffii 17LMG 17541TDrinking water, Belgium
LMG 17542Drinking water production plant, Belgium
  • a Abbreviations: AK, Culture Collection of Department of Microbiology, A. Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland; ATCC, American Type Culture Collection, Manassas, Va.; LMG, Culture Collection, Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium; CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.