Halomonas meridiana James et al. (ATCC® BAA-804)

Strain Designations: Eplume2 [B1]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Eplume2 [B1]
Thermal vent
isolation date: 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 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: 1995
Year of Origin 1995

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

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

sample collected in 1991 from hydrothermal plume, northeast Pacific Ocean

Jonathan Kaye, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF212201 Halomonas sp. Eplume2.B1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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