Chloroflexus aurantiacus Pierson and Castenholz (ATCC® 29366)

Strain Designations: J-10-fl  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations J-10-fl
Sokohura, Hakone District, Japan
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Chloroflexus aurantiacus J-10-fl, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Lack of diazotrophy
Sulfide oxidation
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 920: Chloroflexus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under 1000-1500 LUX of light
Name of Depositor MT Madigan
Sokohura, Hakone District, Japan

Pierson BK, Castenholz RW. A phototrophic gliding filamentous bacterium of hot springs, Chloroflexus aurantiacus, gen. and sp. nov.. Arch. Microbiol. 100: 5-24, 1974. PubMed: 4374148

Madigan MT, Brock TD. Photosynthetic sulfide oxidation by Chloroflexus aurantiacus, a filamentous, photosynthetic, gliding bacterium. J. Bacteriol. 122: 782-784, 1975. PubMed: 1092670

Heda GD, Madigan MT. Utilization of amino acids and lack of diazotrophy in the thermophilic anoxygenic phototroph Chloroflexus aurantiacus. J. Gen. Microbiol. 132: 2469-2473, 1986.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000909 Chloroflexus aurantiacus J-10-fl, complete genome.

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