Halomonas meridiana James et al. (ATCC® BAA-804)

Strain Designations: Eplume2 [B1]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Eplume2 [B1]
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1995
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1097: Halomonas medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Kaye
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1995
Year of Origin 1995

Kaye JZ, Baross JA. High incidence of halotolerant bacteria in Pacific hydrothermal-vent and pelagic environments. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 32: 249-260, 2000. PubMed: 10858584

Kaye JZ, et al. Halomonas neptunia sp. nov., Halomonas sulfidaeris sp. nov., Halomonas axialensis sp. nov. and Halomonas hydrothermalis sp. nov.: halophilic bacteria isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal-vent environments. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 499-511, 2004. PubMed: 15023967

sample collected in 1991 from hydrothermal plume, northeast Pacific Ocean

Jonathan Kaye, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF212201 Halomonas sp. Eplume2.B1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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