Acidicaldus organivorans (ATCC® BAA-1105)

Strain Designations: Y008  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Acidicaldus organivorus
Strain Designations Y008
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
isolation date: October, 2000
Type Strain yes (D B Johnson, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (D B Johnson, personal communication)
Name of Depositor DB Johnson
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
isolation date: October, 2000
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park
Year of Origin 2000
References

Johnson DB, Okibe N, Roberto FF. Novel thermo-acidophilic bacteria isolated from geothermal sites in Yellowstone National Park: physiological and phylogenetic characteristics. Arch. Microbiol. 180: 60-68, 2003. PubMed: 12802481

water sample, Frying Pan Hot Spring, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Johnson D. Barrie, et al. Isolation and characterization of Acidicaldus organivorus, gen. nov., sp. nov.: a novel sulfur-oxidizing, ferric iron-reducing thermo-acidophilic heterotrophic Proteobacterium.. Arch. Microbiol. 185: 212-221, 2006.

D B Johnson, personal communication

D B Johnson, personal communication

D B Johnson, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY140238 Gram-negative heterotrophic acidophile Y008 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.