Oramoeba fumarolia (ATCC® PRA-15)

Organism: Oramoeba fumarolia  /  Depositor: KO Stetter, M Baumgartner

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Deposited As marine thermophilic amoebo-flagellate
Strain Designations SAN2
Biosafety Level 1
sediment, saltwater
Isolation date: October, 2000
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Originally deposited as Stachyamoeba sp.
Revised taxonomy
Medium ATCC® Medium 2343: SME-SAN2 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50.0°C
Growth condition: grown with Marinobacter sp. EV10P
Name of Depositor KO Stetter, M Baumgartner
Special Collection NSF - Protistology
Year of Origin October, 2000

sediment near a fumarole on a beach, San Angelo, Ischia, Italy

Karl O Stetter, personal communication

De Jonckheere JF, et al. Oramoeba fumarolia gen. nov., sp. nov., a new marine heterolobosean amoeboflagellate growing at 54°C. Eur. J. Protistol. 2010 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed: 20932726

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