TABLE 2.

Strains of Aeromonas spp. isolated from animals

GenospeciesHGStrain no.aSource of isolation
A. bestiarum 2ATCC 51108TDiseased fish
A. salmonicida 3LMG 3780TAtlantic salmon (Salmo salar)
A. caviae 4ATCC 15468TGuinea pig
A. media 5ACDC 0862-83Fish
A. sobria 7CIP 7433T, LMG 13469Fish
A. veronii biotype sobria8/10AK 156, AK 160, AK 164, AK 180Dead fish (Rutilus rutilus)
AK 165, AK 167, AK 176Healthy fish (Rutilus rutilus)
CDC 0437-84Fish
LMG 3785Frog
A. allosaccharophila 15CECT 4199TDiseased eel
A. encheleia 16CECT 4342TFish
A. culicicola 18MTCC 3249TMidgut of Culex quinquefasciatus, India
  • 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; CECT, Coleccion Espanola de Cultivos Tipo, Universitad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain; CIP, Collection bacterienne de l'Institut Pasteur, Paris, France; CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.; MTCC, Microbial Type Culture Collection, Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh, India.