Amphritea balenae (ATCC® BAA-1529)

Strain Designations: JAMM 1525  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micromarina litralis
Strain Designations JAMM 1525
Isolation
Marine sediment beside whale carcasses
isolation date: September, 2003
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Miyazaki
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Marine sediment beside whale carcasses
isolation date: September, 2003
Year of Origin 2003
References

Miyazaki, et al. Amphritea japonica sp. nov. and Amphritea balenae sp. nov., isolated from the sediment adjacent to sperm whale carcasses off Kagoshima, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 58(Pt 12): 2815-2820, 2008. PubMed: 19060065

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB330883 Amphritea balenae gene for 16S ribosomal RNA, partial sequence, strain: JAMM 1525

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