Blastobacter capsulatus Hirsch and Muller (ATCC® 43294)

Strain Designations: IFAM 1004 [216, DSM 1112]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IFAM 1004 [216, DSM 1112]
Shallow forest pond, West Germany
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 1521: PYGV medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor P Hirsch
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--P Hirsch<<--M. Muller 216
Shallow forest pond, West Germany

Validation list no. 20. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 354-356, 1986.

Hirsch P, Muller M. Blastobacter aggregatus sp. nov., Blastobacter capsulatus sp.nov., and Blastobacter denitrificans sp.nov., new budding bacteria from freshwater habitats. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 6: 281-286, 1985.

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