Methanohalophilus mahii Paterek and Smith (ATCC® 35705)

Strain Designations: SLP  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SLP
Lake sediment, Utah
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2485: MH-OCM Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic; 80% H2 - 20% CO2
Name of Depositor JR Paterek
Lake sediment, Utah

Paterek JR, Smith PH. Isolaton and characterization of a halophilic methanogen from Great Salt Lake. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 50: 877-881, 1985.

Paterek JR, Smith PH. Methanohalophilus mahii gen. nov., sp. nov., a methylotrophic halophilic methanogen. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 122-123, 1988.

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