TABLE 2.

Characteristics of selected B. cepacia complex strains

Species (recA phylogenetic cluster)Strain name (other strain designations)Source and relevant informationReference(s)
B. cepacia (genomovar I type strain cluster)ATCC 49709Grass seed biological control strain 11
B. cepacia (genomovar I group K)SAR-1 Burkholderia species metagenomic strain from Sargasso Sea 40
B. cepacia (genomovar I group K)383 (ATCC 17660; LMG 6991)Forest soil, Trinidad; genome draft available (http://genome.jgi-psf.org/draft_microbes/bur94/bur94.home.html ) 32
B. cepacia (genomovar I type strain cluster)ATCC 25416T (LMG 1222)Onion rot; B. cepacia type strain 32, 37
B. cepacia (genomovar I type strain cluster)J1050Clinical infection, USA 28
B. cepacia (genomovar I type strain cluster)ATCC 17759 (LMG 2161)Forest soil, Trinidad 32
B. cepacia (genomovar I type strain cluster)LMG 14087Wound swab, UK 37
B. cenocepacia (III-B)M36Corn rhizosphere, USA; registered biopesticide withdrawn from commercial use; type Wisconsin strain; encodes B. cenocepacia pathogenicity island 27
B. cenocepacia (III-B)BC-1Corn rhizosphere, USA; biological control strain; encodes B. cenocepacia pathogenicity island 24
B. cenocepacia (III-B)BC-2Corn rhizosphere, USA; biological control strain; encodes B. cenocepacia pathogenicity island 24
B. stabilis a HI-2482Veterinary shampoo contaminant, USAThis study
B. stabilis a LMG 14294Cystic fibrosis patient, Belgium 38
B. vietnamiensis a G4 (ATCC 53617; R-1808)Waste water, USA; capable of trichloroethylene degradation; derivative strain ENV435 effective in commercial field test on a contaminated aquifer; genome draft available (http://genome.jgi-psf.org/draft_microbes/bur08/bur08.home.html ) 29, 33
B. ambifaria a M54 (R-5142)Corn rhizosphere, USA; registered biopesticide in commercial use; type Wisconsin strain with antifungal properties 27
B. ambifaria a J82 (R-5140)Corn rhizosphere, USA; registered biopesticide in commercial use; type Wisconsin strain with antinematodal properties 27
B. ambifaria a BC-FCorn rhizosphere, USA; U.S. Department of Agriculture biological control strain; production of antifungal agents 43
B. ambifaria a AMMDT (LMG 19182T)Pea rhizosphere, USA; biological control strain and species type strain 4, 27
B. ambifaria a AU212 (LMG 19466)Cystic fibrosis strain isolated from a patient in Wisconsin, USA 4
B. pyrrocinia a BC11Soil; antifungal-producing biological control strain 12
B. pyrrocinia a ATCC 39277Corn field soil; production of antifungal agents 25
  • a Species group and recA cluster are identical.