Pyrodictium abyssi Pley et al. (ATCC® 49828)

Strain Designations: AV2 [DSM 6158]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations AV2 [DSM 6158]
Hydrothermal vent, Guaymas, Mexico
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Archaea, heterotroph
Medium Medium 2055: Pyrodictium abyssi medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 105.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor KO Stetter
Hydrothermal vent, Guaymas, Mexico

Deed RW, et al. Validation list no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 580-581, 1991. PubMed: 1742202

Pley U, et al. Pyrodictium abyssi sp. nov. represents a novel heterotrophic marine archaeal hyperthermophile growing at 110C. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 14: 245-253, 1991.

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