Heteromita fusiformis Stokes (ATCC® 50363)

Strain Designations: DE-1  /  Depositor: TA Nerad  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations DE-1
Biosafety Level 1

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Hagley Museum grounds, sediment near shore of canal running parallel to the Brandywine River -- 39 degrees 45 minutes latitude, 75 degrees 35 minutes longitude, Wilmington, DE, 1992
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
This strain closely resembles the flagellate described by Stokes. It is placed in this species for convenience until a new genus is formally described.
Fill a 16 x 125 mm screw-capped test tube with 12 ml of medium. Incubate the tube on a 15-degree horizontal slant with the cap screwed on tightly.
Medium ATCC® Medium 802: Sonneborn's Paramecium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Duration: anaerobic; grown with Enterobacter aerogenes ATCC 13048 and mixed bacteria
Name of Depositor TA Nerad
Year of Origin 1992