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Halococcus morrhuae (Farlow) Kocur and Hodgkiss (ATCC® 17082)

Strain Designations: LD.3.1 [CCM 537, JCM 8876, NCMB 787]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Sarcina litoralis Poulsen
Strain Designations LD.3.1 [CCM 537, JCM 8876, NCMB 787]
Red Sea
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 217: Van Niel's yeast agar with 25% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CB van Niel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CB van Niel <-- B. Elazari-Volcani
Red Sea

Kocur M, Hodgkiss W. Taxonomic status of the genus Halococcus Schoop. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 151-156, 1973.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : J01865 Halococcus morrhuae (archaebacterium) 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X02235 Vibrio parahaemolythicus (ATCC 17082) 5S rRNA.

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