Proteromonas lacertae (Grassi) Grasse (ATCC® PRA-286)

Organism: Proteromonas lacertae (Grassi) Grasse  /  Depositor: J Kulda

Deposited As Proteromonas lacertae (Grassi, 1879)
Strain Designations LA
Biosafety Level 1
Isolated from contents of cloaca of Lacerta agilis agilis
Prague, Czech Republic, May 1973
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
This item was previously accessioned as ATCC 30270
Phylogeny based on SSU rDNA sequence
Growth Conditions
Growth condition: axenic
Temperature: 20-22.0°C
Supplement ATCC medium 358 with 10% heat inactivated FBS and 2.28 mg/ml of ferric ammonium citrate
Name of Depositor J Kulda
Year of Origin 1973

Kulda J. Axenic cultivation of Proteromonas lacertae-viridis (Grassi, 1879). J. Protozool. 20: 536-537, 1973.

Kulda J, Nohynkova E. Flagellates of human intestines and of intestines of other species In: Kreier JP, ed. Parasitic Protozoa, vol II. New York: Academic Press; 1978: pp. 1-138.

Leipe DD, et al. 16S-like rDNA sequences from Developayella elegans, Labyrinthuloides haliotidis, and Proteromonas lacertae confirm that the stramenopiles are a primarily heterotrophic group. Eur. J. Protistol. 32: 449-458, 1997.