Thermotoga elfii Ravot et al. (ATCC® 51869)

Strain Designations: SEBR 6459 [DSM 9442]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SEBR 6459 [DSM 9442]
Oil-producing well, Africa
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1977: Thermotoga elfii medium
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 65.0°C
Min Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor G Ravot
Oil-producing well, Africa

Ravot G, et al. Thermotoga elfii sp. nov., a novel thermophilic bacterium from an African oil-producing well. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 308-314, 1995. PubMed: 7537064

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