Methanococcus maripaludis Jones et al. (ATCC® 43000)

Strain Designations: DSM 2067 [JJ]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 2067 [JJ]
Marine marsh sediment, South Carolina
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1439: Methanogenium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic; 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--W.J. Jones JJ
Marine marsh sediment, South Carolina

Jones WJ, et al. Characterization of Methanococcus maripaludis, new species of methanogen isolated from salt marsh sediment. Arch. Microbiol. 135: 91-97, 1983.

Validation list no. 14. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 270-271, 1984.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : BX950229 Methanococcus maripaludis strain S2, complete sequence

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