Blastococcus aggregatus Ahrens and Moll (ATCC® 25902)

Strain Designations: B 15  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations B 15
Brackish water
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 231: SWMTY - marine medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor R Ahrens
Brackish water

Ahrens R, Moll G. A new budding bacterium from the Baltic Sea. Arch. Mikrobiol. 70: 243-265, 1970. PubMed: 5437119

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

type strain

brackish water from the Baltic Sea

type strain

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