Diplosphaera colotermitum (ATCC® BAA-2264)

Strain Designations: TAV2  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations TAV2
Termite hindguts; Dansville, MI, USA
By J Wertz, 2004
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2258: R2A medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic or microaerophilic
Note: Microaerophilic atmosphere may enhance growth.
Name of Depositor J Rodrigues
Termite hindguts; Dansville, MI, USA
By J Wertz, 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Stevenson BS, et al. New strategies for cultivation and detection of previously uncultured microbes. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 70(8): 4748-4755, 2004. PubMed: 15294811

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY587232 Opitutaceae bacterium TAV2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABEA02000000 Opitutaceae bacterium TAV2, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

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