Paracoccus versutus (Harrison) Katayama et al. (ATCC® 25364)

Strain Designations: A2 [CCM 2505, DSM 582, IAM 12814, IFO 14567]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thiobacillus versutus Harrison
Strain Designations A2 [CCM 2505, DSM 582, IAM 12814, IFO 14567]
Soil, Texas
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Enzyme patterns
Medium Medium 472: Thiobacillus A2 (T3) medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor DS Hoare
Soil, Texas

Claassen PA, et al. Tricarboxylic-acid and glyoxylate cycle enzyme activities in Thiobacillus versutus an isocitrate lyase negative organism. Arch. Microbiol. 145: 148-152, 1986.

Harrison AP Jr.. Genomic and physiological comparisons between heterotrophic thiobacilli and Acidiphilum cryptum, Thiobacillus versutus sp. nov., and Thiobacillus acidophilus nom. rev.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 211-217, 1983.

Taylor BF, Hoare DS. New facultative Thiobacillus and a reevaluation of the heterotrophic potential of Thiobacillus novellus. J. Bacteriol. 100: 487-497, 1969. PubMed: 5344108

Lu WP, Kelly DP. Purification and some properties of two principal enzymes of the thiosulphate-oxidizing multi-enzyme system from Thiobacillus A2. J. Gen. Microbiol. 129: 3549-3565, 1983.

Katayama Y, et al. Paracoccus thiocyanatus sp. nov., a new species of thiocyanate-utilizing facultative chemolithotroph, and transfer of Thiobacillus versutus to the genus Paracoccus as Paracoccus versutus comb. nov. with emendation of the genus. Microbiology 141: 1469-1477, 1995. PubMed: 7545513

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D32243 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M11543 Thiobacillus versutus 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y16932 Paracoccus versutus 16S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 25364.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY014174 Paracoccus versutus 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X62808 T.versutus genes cyc and coxI for cytochrome c(550) and cytochrome-c oxidase subunit I.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L08575 Thiobacillus versutus methylamine dehydrogenase alpha-2 beta-2 (madA) gene, complete cds.

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