(ATCC® 49923)

Strain Designations: DSM 4180 [BN 9410, Oren EG-1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 4180 [BN 9410, Oren EG-1]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sulfur spring on Dead Sea shore, Israel
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (Ectothiorhodospira marismortui is recognized as a junior synonym of Ectothiorhodospira mobilis. ATCC 49923 is the type strain of Ectothiorhodospira marismortui.)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2010: Chromatium medium (ATCC medium 37) with 3% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a tungsten lamp
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--A. Oren EG-1
Isolation
Sulfur spring on Dead Sea shore, Israel
References

Oren A, et al. Ectothiorhodospira marismortui new species an obligately anaerobic moderately halophilic purple sulfur bacterium from a hypersaline sulfur spring on the shore of the Dead Sea. Arch. Microbiol. 151: 524-529, 1989.

Ectothiorhodospira marismortui is recognized as a junior synonym of Ectothiorhodospira mobilis. ATCC 49923 is the type strain of Ectothiorhodospira marismortui.

Ectothiorhodospira marismortui is recognized as a junior synonym of Ectothiorhodospira mobilis. ATCC 49923 is the type strain of Ectothiorhodospira marismortui.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X93482 16S rDNA sequence

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