Parvamoeba monoura (ATCC® PRA-35)

Strain Designations: CON-7  /  Depositor: TA Nerad  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CON-7
Morphological description and phylogenetic analysis
Biosafety Level 1
American lobster, Homarus americanus
Connecticut, United States
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Morphological description and phylogenetic analysis
Originally deposited as Thecamoeba sp.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1525: Seawater 802 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Growth condition: Xenic, with Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae ATCC 700831 added as a food source
Name of Depositor TA Nerad
Special Collection NSF - Protistology

Cole J, et al. A description of a new "Amoebozoan" isolated from the American lobster, Homarus americanus. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 57: 40-47, 2010. PubMed: 20122095

Thomas A Nerad, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455775 SSU rDNA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455789 beta-tubulin gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455756 alpha-tubulin gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455773 actin gene

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