Halomonas meridiana James et al. (ATCC® BAA-801)

Strain Designations: Slthf1 [1874b]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations Slthf1 [1874b]
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1998
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1097: Halomonas medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Kaye
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Kaye JZ, Baross JA. High incidence of halotolerant bacteria in Pacific hydrothermal-vent and pelagic environments. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 32: 249-260, 2000. PubMed: 10858584

low-temperature hydrothermal fluid at 2580 m depth, Southern East Pacific Rise, South Pacific Ocean near Easter Island

Kaye JZ, et al. Halomonas neptunia sp. nov., Halomonas sulfidaeris sp. nov., Halomonas axialensis sp. nov. and Halomonas hydrothermalis sp. nov.: halophilic bacteria isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal-vent environments. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 499-511, 2004. PubMed: 15023967

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF212217 Halomonas sp. Slthf1.1874b 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.