Psychroflexus gondwanensis (Dobson et al.) Bowman et al. (ATCC® 51278)

Strain Designations: ACAM 44 [DSM 5423]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Flavobacterium gondwanense Dobson et al.
Strain Designations ACAM 44 [DSM 5423]
Organic Lake, Antarctica
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Incorrectly listed as ACAM 48
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor SJ Dobson
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--SJ Dobson<<--P. Franzmann
Organic Lake, Antarctica

Dobson SJ, et al. A numerical taxonomic study of some pigmented bacteria isolated from organic Lake Antarctica an antarctic hypersaline lake. Arch. Microbiol. 156: 56-61, 1991.

Dobson SJ, et al. Direct sequencing of the polymerase chain reaction-amplified 16S rRNA gene of Flavobacterium gondwanense sp. nov. and Flavobacterium salegens sp. nov., two new species from a hypersaline Antarctic lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 77-83, 1993. PubMed: 7678983

Validation list no. 68. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1-3, 1999.

Bowman JP, et al. Psychroflexus torquis gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrophilic species from Antarctic sea ice, and reclassification of Flavobacterium gondwanense (Dobson et al. 1993) as Psychroflexus gondwanense gen. nov., comb. nov.. Microbiology 144: 1601-1609, 1998. PubMed: 9639931

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