Nitrococcus mobilis Watson and Waterbury (ATCC® 25380)

Strain Designations: Nb-231  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Nb-231
Isolation
Water, Fernandina Island, Galapagos Islands
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefWatson SW. Taxonomic considerations of the family Nitrobacteraceae Buchanan. Requests for opinions. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 254-270, 1971. , RefWatson SW, Waterbury JB. Characteristics of two marine nitrite oxidizing bacteria, Nitrospira gracilis nov. gen. and Nitrococcus mobilis nov. sp. nov. sp.. Arch. Mikrobiol. 77: 203-230, 1971. , RefSkerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.
Medium ATCC® Medium 481: Nitrobacter medium 204
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor SW Watson
Isolation
Water, Fernandina Island, Galapagos Islands
References

Watson SW. Taxonomic considerations of the family Nitrobacteraceae Buchanan. Requests for opinions. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 254-270, 1971.

Watson SW, Waterbury JB. Characteristics of two marine nitrite oxidizing bacteria, Nitrospira gracilis nov. gen. and Nitrococcus mobilis nov. sp. nov. sp.. Arch. Mikrobiol. 77: 203-230, 1971.

Hovanec TA, DeLong EF. Comparative analysis of nitrifying bacteria associated with freshwater and marine aquaria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 2888-2896, 1996. PubMed: 8702281

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

Watson SW. Taxonomic considerations of the family Nitrobacteraceae Buchanan. Requests for opinions. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 254-270, 1971.

Watson SW, Waterbury JB. Characteristics of two marine nitrite oxidizing bacteria, Nitrospira gracilis nov. gen. and Nitrococcus mobilis nov. sp. nov. sp.. Arch. Mikrobiol. 77: 203-230, 1971.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L35510 Nitrococcus mobilis (ATCC 25380) 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.

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