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Desulfovibrio salexigens Postgate and Campbell (ATCC® 14822)

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Strain Designations: NCIB 8403 [British Guiana]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (Beijerinck) Kluyver and van Niel
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations NCIB 8403 [British Guiana]
Sling mud
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Desulfovibrio salexigens DSM 2638, complete genome.

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--M. Adams
Sling mud

J. Gen. Microbiol. 17: 378, 1957.

Postgate JR, Campbell LL. Classification of Desulfovibrio species, the nonsporulating sulfate- reducing bacteria. Bacteriol. Rev. 30: 732-738, 1966. PubMed: 5342518

Saunders GF, et al. Base composition of deoxyribonucleic acid of sulfate-reducing bacteria deduced from buoyant density measurements in cesium chloride. J. Bacteriol. 87: 1073-1078, 1964. PubMed: 5874533

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M34401 D. salexigens 16S ribosomal rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M35475 D. salexigens flavodoxin gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001649 Desulfovibrio salexigens DSM 2638, complete genome.

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  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019