Ectothiorhodospira haloalkaliphila Imhoff and Suling (ATCC® 51935)

Strain Designations: BN9903 [Imhoff 51/7]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations BN9903 [Imhoff 51/7]
Wadi Natrun, Egypt
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Slightly halophilic
Medium ATCC® Medium 1991: Modified halophilic Ectothiorhodospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a tungsten lamp
Name of Depositor JF Imhoff
Wadi Natrun, Egypt

Imhoff JF, Thiemann B. The effect of salt on the lipid composition of Ectothiorhodospira. Arch. Microbiol. 156: 376-384, 1991.

Validation list no. 62. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 915-916, 1997.

Imhoff JF, Suling J. The phylogenetic relationship among Ectothiorhodospiraceae: a reevaluation of their taxonomy on the basis of 16S rDNA analyses. Arch. Microbiol. 165: 106-113, 1996. PubMed: 8593098

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X93479 16S rDNA sequence

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