Thiomicrospira thyasirae (Wood and Kelly) Wood and Kelly
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2. Aseptically transfer the entire vial contents to a single test tube of #1891 broth (5 to 6 ml) using a Pasteur pipette.
3. Additional broth and slant tubes may be inoculated with 0.3 ml each from the initial broth tube. Agar plates may be inoculated using 0.1 ml of the initial broth per plate.
4. Incubate tubes and plates at 30oC.
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Wood AP, Kelly DP. Reclassification of Thiobacillus thyasiris as Thiomicrospira thyasirae, new combination, an organism exhibiting pleomorphism in response to environmental conditions. Arch. Microbiol. 159: 45-47, 1993.
Wood AP, Kelly DP. Isolation and physiological characterization of Thiobacillus thyasiris new species a novel marine facultative autotroph and the putative symbiont of Thyasira flexuosa. Arch. Microbiol. 152: 160-166, 1989.
Validation list no. 53. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 418-419, 1995.