Porphyrobacter cryptus da Costa et al. (ATCC® BAA-386)

Strain Designations: ALC-2 [DSM 12079]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Porphyrobacter crytus
Strain Designations ALC-2 [DSM 12079]
Isolation
Hot spring
Alcafache Portugal
Type Strain yes (Milton S da Costa, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (Milton S da Costa, personal communication)
Medium Medium 2307: R3A medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MS da Costa
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Isolation
Hot spring
Alcafache Portugal
References

hot spring, Alcafache

Milton S da Costa, personal communication

Rainey FA, et al. Porphyrobacter cryptus sp. nov., a novel slightly thermophilic, aerobic, bacteriochlorophyll a-containing species. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53(Pt 1): 35-41, 2003. PubMed: 12656149

Milton S da Costa, personal communication

Milton S da Costa, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF465834 Porphyrobacter cryptus strain ALC-2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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