Methanobacterium thermaggregans (ATCC® 43168)

Strain Designations: DSM 3266  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Methanobacterium thermoaggregans Blotevogel and Fischer
Strain Designations DSM 3266
Cattle pasture mud, West Germany
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium Medium 1471: Sludge medium for methanobacteria
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--K.H. Blotevogel
Cattle pasture mud, West Germany

Validation list no. 25. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 220-222, 1988.

Blotevogel KH, Fischer U. Isolation and characterization of a new thermophilic and autotrophic methane producing bacterium Methanobacterium thermoaggregans new species. Arch. Microbiol. 142: 218-222, 1985.

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