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Archaeoglobus fulgidus Stetter (ATCC® 49558)

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Strain Designations: DSM 4304 [ATCC 49203]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 4304 [ATCC 49203]
Genome sequencing strain
Hot spring
Isolation date: August, 1985
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Archaeoglobus fulgidus DSM 4304 complete genome

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequence strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1775: Archaeoglobus medium (DSM 399)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 80.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSM
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--K.O. Stetter VC-16 [ATCC 49203]
Hot spring
Isolation date: August, 1985
Year of Origin 1985

Validation list no. 26. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 328-329, 1988.

Stetter KO. Archaeoglobus fulgidus gen.nov.,sp.nov.:a new taxon of extremely thermophilic archaebacteria. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 10: 172-173, 1988.

Nagar-Anthal KR, et al. The pterin lumazine inhibits growth of methanogens and methane formation. Arch. Microbiol. 166: 136-140, 1996.

Klenk HP, et al. The complete genome sequence of the hyperthermophilic, sulphate-reducing archaeon Archaeoglobus fulgidus. Nature 390: 364-370, 1997. PubMed: 9389475

type strain

submarine hot spring, Volcano Island

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE000782 Archaeoglobus fulgidus DSM 4304 complete genome

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Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019