Thermicanus aegyptius Goessner et al. (ATCC® 700890)

Strain Designations: ET-5b [DSM 12793]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations ET-5b [DSM 12793]
Surface soil from a grassy garden, Hurghada, Egypt, 1999
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 55.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor AS Goessner, HL Drake
Surface soil from a grassy garden, Hurghada, Egypt, 1999
Year of Origin 1999

Gößner AS, et al. Thermicanus aegyptius gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from oxic soil, a fermentative microaerophile that grows commensally with the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 5124-5133, 1999. PubMed: 10543831

Validation list No. 73. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 423-424, 2000.

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