Sulfurospirillum deleyianum Schumacher et al. (ATCC® 51133)

Strain Designations: Spirillum 5175 [DSM 6946]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Spirillum 5175 [DSM 6946]
Reduces sulfur
Anoxic mud of a forest pond near Heiningen, Braunschweig, 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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Anaerobic energy metabolism
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1842: Sulfurospirillum medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor W Schumacher
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--W Schumacher<<--N. Pfennig
Anoxic mud of a forest pond near Heiningen, Braunschweig, Germany

Wolfe RS, Penning N. Reduction of sulfur by spirillum 5175 and syntrophism with Chlorobium. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 33: 427-433, 1977. PubMed: 848960

Schumacher W, Kroneck PM. Anaerobic energy metabolism of the sulfur-reducing bacterium Spirillum 5175. Arch. Microbiol. 157: 464-470, 1992.

. Comparative systematic study of "Spirillum" 5175, Campylobacter and Wolinella species: Description of "Sprillim" 5175 as Sulfurospirillum deleyianum, new genus new species. Arch. Microbiol. 158: 287-293, 1992.

Validation list no. 44. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 188-189, 1993.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABUV01000000 Sulfurospirillum deleyianum DSM 6946, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NR_026422 Sulfurospirillum deleyianum strain Spirillum 5175 16S ribosomal RNA, partial sequence.

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