Desulfomicrobium escambiense Sharak Genthner et al. (ATCC® 51164)

Strain Designations: Genthner ESC-1 [DSM 10707]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Desulfomicrobium escambium Sharak Genthner et al.
Strain Designations Genthner ESC-1 [DSM 10707]
Sediment, freshwater
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 1249: Modified Baar's medium for sulfate reducers
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor BR Sharak
Sediment, freshwater

Validation list no. 59. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 1189-1190, 1996.

Sharak Genthner BR, et al. Characterization of Desulfomicrobium escambium sp. nov. and proposal to assign Desulfovibrio desulfuricans strain Norway 4 to the genus Desulfomicrobium. Arch. Microbiol. 161: 215-219, 1994.

type strain

freshwater sediment, Escambia River

type strain

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