HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
K19Q A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae K19
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1 mm, clear. Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1421
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC TSA

Original reference
Ackermann, H.-W. and T.-M. Nguyen. 1983. Sewage coliphages studied by electron microscopy. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 45: 1049-1059.

Remarks
Morphologically identical with phage K19 of Klebsiella pneumoniae (lost).
Tangled, possibly ramified tail fibers.
K19Q is unpublished.
Probably also isolated in France.

History
Isolated by Date
H.-W. Ackermann
Félix d'Hérelle reference center for bacterial viruses
Université Laval, Québec, Canada, G1K 7P4
08-02-1996
Original source
Sewage

Last update
2006-02-08
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