Marichromatium purpuratum (Imhoff and Truper) Imhoff et al. (ATCC® 700430)

Strain Designations: 95CAR100a  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Chromatium purpuratum Imhoff and Truper
Strain Designations 95CAR100a
Caribbean Sea copepod enrichments, 100 m, 1995
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2112: Artificial marine medium for purple sulfur bacteria #4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 28.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic under light
Name of Depositor LM Proctor
Caribbean Sea copepod enrichments, 100 m, 1995

Imhoff JF, et al. Phylogenetic relationships among the Chromatiaceae, their taxonomic reclassification and description of the new genera Allochromatium, Halochromatium, Isochromatium, Marichromatium, Thiococcus, Thiohalocapsa and Thermochromatium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 1129-1143, 1998. PubMed: 9828415

Lita M Proctor, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF001581 16S rRNA sequence

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