Paenibacillus naphthalenovorans Daane et al. (ATCC® BAA-206)

Strain Designations: PR-N1 [DSM 14203]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PR-N1 [DSM 14203]
Degrades naphthalene
Salt marsh rhizosphere of Spartina alterniflora, 1997, L.L. Daane
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MM Haggblom
Salt marsh rhizosphere of Spartina alterniflora, 1997, L.L. Daane
Year of Origin 1997

Daane LL, et al. PAH-degradation by Paenibacillus spp. and description of Paenibacillus naphthalenovorans sp. nov., a naphthalene-degrading bacterium from the rhizosphere of salt marsh plants. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 131-139, 2002. PubMed: 11837295

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF353681 Paenibacillus naphthalenovorans strain PR-N1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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