Thermoproteus tenax Zillig and Stetter (ATCC® 35583)

Strain Designations: Kra 1 [DSM 2078]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations Kra 1 [DSM 2078]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Acidic
Iceland
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1538: Thermoproteus medium
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 88.0°C
Min Temperature: 85.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor W Zillig
Isolation
Acidic
Iceland
References

Validation list no. 8. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 266-268, 1982.

Zillig W, et al. Thermoproteales: a novel type of extremely thermoacidophilic anaerobic archaebacteria isolated from Icelandic solfataras. Zentralbl. Bakteriol. Parasitenkd. Infektionskr. Hyg., I Abt., Orig. C2: 205-227, 1981.

type strain

acidic hot spring

type strain