Thermus igniterrae Chung et al. (ATCC® 700962)

Strain Designations: RF-4 [DSM 12459]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations RF-4 [DSM 12459]
Hot spring
Reykyaflot Iceland
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 461: Castenholz TYE medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MS da Costa
Hot spring
Reykyaflot Iceland

Chung AP, et al. Thermus igniterrae sp. nov. and Thermus antranikianii sp. nov., two new species from Iceland. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 209-217, 2000. PubMed: 10826806

type strain

hot spring, Reykyaflot

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y18406 Thermus igniterrae 16S rRNA gene, strain RF-4T.