Lentisphaera araneosa Cho et al. (ATCC® BAA-860)

Strain Designations: HTCC2160  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations HTCC2160
Produces exopolymers
Oregon, United States
isolation date: August, 2001
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 23.0°C
Atmosphere: aerobic
Name of Depositor J Cho, J Cho, SJ Giovannoni
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Oregon, United States
isolation date: August, 2001
Year of Origin 2001

coastal seawater, Oregon, Pacific Ocean

transparent exopolymers [TEP]

Cho JC, et al. Lentisphaera araneosa gen. nov., sp. nov, a transparent exopolymer producing marine bacterium, and the description of a novel bacterial phylum, Lentisphaerae. Environ. Microbiol. 6: 611-621, 2004. PubMed: 15142250

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