Methanimicrococcus blatticola Sprenger et al. (ATCC® BAA-276)

Strain Designations: DSM 13328 [PA]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Methanomicrococcus blatticola Sprenger et al.
Strain Designations DSM 13328 [PA]
Application
Reduces methanol
Reduces methylamine methylammonium
Biotechnology
Isolation
Insect
Amsterdam Netherlands
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2283: Methanomicrococcus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--J.T. Keltjens
Isolation
Insect
Amsterdam Netherlands
References

Sprenger WW, et al. Methanomicrococcus blatticola gen. nov. sp. nov., a methanol- and methylamine-reducing methanogen from the hindgut of the cockroach Periplaneta americana. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1989-1999, 2000. PubMed: 11155972

type strain

hindgut of a female cockroach, Periplaneta americana var. Amsterdam, Amsterdam

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ238002 Methanomicrococcus blatticolus 16S rRNA gene.

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