Chloroflexus aurantiacus Pierson and Castenholz (ATCC® 29366)

Strain Designations: J-10-fl  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations J-10-fl
Sokohura, Hakone District, Japan
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Chloroflexus aurantiacus J-10-fl, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Lack of diazotrophy
Sulfide oxidation
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 920: Chloroflexus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under 1000-1500 LUX of light
Name of Depositor MT Madigan
Sokohura, Hakone District, Japan

Pierson BK, Castenholz RW. A phototrophic gliding filamentous bacterium of hot springs, Chloroflexus aurantiacus, gen. and sp. nov.. Arch. Microbiol. 100: 5-24, 1974. PubMed: 4374148

Madigan MT, Brock TD. Photosynthetic sulfide oxidation by Chloroflexus aurantiacus, a filamentous, photosynthetic, gliding bacterium. J. Bacteriol. 122: 782-784, 1975. PubMed: 1092670

Heda GD, Madigan MT. Utilization of amino acids and lack of diazotrophy in the thermophilic anoxygenic phototroph Chloroflexus aurantiacus. J. Gen. Microbiol. 132: 2469-2473, 1986.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000909 Chloroflexus aurantiacus J-10-fl, complete genome.

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