Lancefield group C, beta hemolysis. Causes strangles in horses. May be pathogenic in humans. Camp test negative; resistant to bacitracin, does not ferment lactose.
- Biosafety Level: 2
- Motility: Negative
- Morphology: Cocci in pairs and chains
- Gram Reaction: Positive
- Respiration: Aerobic
- Hemolysis: Beta
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