Haloarcula vallismortis (Gonzalez et al.) Torreblanca et al. (ATCC® 29715)

Strain Designations: J.F. 54 [IFO 14741, JCM 8877]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Halobacterium vallismortis Gonzales et al.
Strain Designations J.F. 54 [IFO 14741, JCM 8877]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Salt pools, Bad Water Point, Death Valley, CA
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 RefGonzalez C, et al. Halobacterium vallismortis sp. nov. An amylolytic and carbohydrate-metabolizing, extremely halophilic bacterium. Can. J. Microbiol. 24: 710-715, 1978. PubMed: 667737, RefValidation list no. 3. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 436, 1979. , RefValidation list no. 22. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 573-576, 1986. , RefSkerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.
Comments
Taxonomy
5s and 16S structures
Medium ATCC® Medium 217: Van Niel's yeast agar with 25% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor C Gonzales
Isolation
Salt pools, Bad Water Point, Death Valley, CA
References

Gonzalez C, et al. Halobacterium vallismortis sp. nov. An amylolytic and carbohydrate-metabolizing, extremely halophilic bacterium. Can. J. Microbiol. 24: 710-715, 1978. PubMed: 667737

Validation list no. 3. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 436, 1979.

Torreblanca M, et al. Classification of non-alkaliphilic halobacteria based on numerical taxonomy and polar lipid composition, and description of Haloarcula gen. nov. and Haloferax gen. nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 8: 89-99, 1986.

Validation list no. 22. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 573-576, 1986.

Oren A, et al. The taxonomic status of "Halobacterium marismortui" from the Dead Sea: a comparison with Halobacterium vallismortis. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 10: 251-258, 1988.

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

type strain

Gonzalez C, et al. Halobacterium vallismortis sp. nov. An amylolytic and carbohydrate-metabolizing, extremely halophilic bacterium. Can. J. Microbiol. 24: 710-715, 1978. PubMed: 667737

Validation list no. 3. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 436, 1979.

Validation list no. 22. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 573-576, 1986.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L47295 Haloarcula vallismortis glyceraldehydephosphate dehydrogenase and phosphoglycerate kinase genes, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z35308 H.vallismortis (ATCC 29715) sopII and htrII genes for sensory rhodopsin II apoprotein and sensory rhodopsin II transducer.

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