Ectothiorhodospira shaposhnikovii (Imhoff et al.) Ventura et al. (ATCC® 43036)

Strain Designations: Imhoff beta 1 [BN 9512, DSM 2111]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Ectothiorhodospira vacuolata Imhoff et al.
Strain Designations Imhoff beta 1 [BN 9512, DSM 2111]
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
E. Vacuolata is recognized as a junior synonym of E. Shaposhnikovii. Atcc 43036 was the type strain of E. Vacuolata.
Chemical composition of cell wall lipopolysaccharide
Medium ATCC® Medium 1448: Modified Ectothiorhodospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JF Imhoff

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

Imhoff JF, et al. Ectothiorhodospira vacuolata, new species of phototrophic bacterium from soda lakes. Arch. Microbiol. 130: 238-242, 1981.

Meissner J, et al. The lipopolysaccharide of the phototrophic bacterium Ecothiorhodospora vacuolata. Arch. Microbiol. 149: 245-248, 1988.

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

Ventura S, et al. Revision of species in the genus Ectothiorhodospira. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 583-591, 2000. PubMed: 10758864

alkaline salt lake

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X93478 16S rDNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X05052 Ectothiorhodospira halophila 5S ribosomal RNA.

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