Taxonomy and culture deposition


For queries about the taxonomy of Mollicutes, please contact the Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of Mollicutes (Chair, Vicki Chalker, of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes.



The following culture collections accept Mollicutes cultures.

American Type Culture Collection (ATCC) - United States of America

Bioresource Collection and Research Centre (BCRC) - Taiwan (Republic of China)

Culture Collection University of Gothenburg (CCUG) - Sweden

German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures (DSMZ) - Germany

Institute Pasteur Collection (CIP) - France

Korean Collection for Type Cultures (KCTC) - South Korea

National Biological Resource Center (NBRC) - Japan

National Collection of Type Cultures (NCTC) - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland