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Virgibacillus salexigens (Garabito et al.) Heyrman et al. (ATCC® 700290)

Strain Designations: C-20Mo [CCM 4646, DSM 11483]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus salexigens Garabito et al.
Strain Designations C-20Mo [CCM 4646, DSM 11483]
Saltern, Spain
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)
Two colony types that do not revert to one another; one colony produces an insoluable brown pigment and the other does not.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1689: MH medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Ventosa
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Ventosa<<--M.J. Garabito
Saltern, Spain

Garabito MJ, et al. Bacillus salexigens sp. nov., a new moderately halophilic Bacillus species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 735-741, 1997. PubMed: 9226905

Waino M, et al. Gracilibacillus gen. nov., with description of Gracilibacillus halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov.; transfer of Bacillus dipsosaurito Gracilibacillus dipsosauri comb. nov., and Bacillus salexigens to the genus Salibacillus gen. nov., as Salibacillus salexigens comb. nov. . Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 821-831, 1999. PubMed: 10319508

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y11603 16S rRNA gene

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