Thermococcus litoralis Neuner et al. (ATCC® 51850)

Strain Designations: DSM 5473  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 5473
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1922: Marine agar or marine broth with sulfur
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 85.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% N2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DSM

Validation list no. 82. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1619-1620, 2001. PubMed: 11594587

Neuner A. Thermococcus litoralis sp. nov.: a new species of extremely thermophilic marine archaebacteria. Arch. Microbiol. 153: 205-207, 1990.

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