Rhodobaca bogoriensis Milford et al. (ATCC® 700920)

Strain Designations: LBB1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations LBB1
Lake Bogoria, African Rift Valley, 1998
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2193: RV5 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic under light
Name of Depositor MT Madigan
Lake Bogoria, African Rift Valley, 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Milford AD, et al. Rhodobaca bogoriensis gen. nov. and sp. nov., an alkaliphilic purple nonsulfur bacterium from African Rift Valley soda lakes. Arch. Microbiol. 174: 18-27, 2000. PubMed: 10985738

Validation list no. 80. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 51: 793-794, 2001.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF248638 16S rRNA sequence

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