Salegentibacter salegens (Dobson et al.) McCammon and Bowman (ATCC® 51522)

Strain Designations: ACAM 48 [DSM 5424]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Flavobacterium salegens Dobson et al.
Strain Designations ACAM 48 [DSM 5424]
Organic Lake, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica
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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor SJ Dobson
Organic Lake, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica

Dobson SJ, et al. A numerical taxonomic study of some pigmented bacteria isolated from organic Lake Antarctica an antarctic hypersaline lake. Arch. Microbiol. 156: 56-61, 1991.

Dobson SJ, et al. Direct sequencing of the polymerase chain reaction-amplified 16S rRNA gene of Flavobacterium gondwanense sp. nov. and Flavobacterium salegens sp. nov., two new species from a hypersaline Antarctic lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 77-83, 1993. PubMed: 7678983

McCammon SA, Bowman JP. Taxonomy of antarctic Flavobacterium species: description of Flavobacterium gillisiae sp. nov., Flavobacterium tegetincola sp. nov. and Flavobacterium xanthum sp. nov., nom. rev. and reclassification of [Flavobacterium] salegens as Salegentibacter salegens gen. nov., comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1055-1063, 2000. PubMed: 10843045

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M92279 16D rRNA sequence

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