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Halothiobacillus hydrothermalis (Durand et al.) Kelly and Wood (ATCC® 51453)

Strain Designations: DSM 7121 [R3]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thiobacillus hydrothermalis Durand et al.
Strain Designations DSM 7121 [R3]
Deep-sea hydrothermal vent, North Fiji Basin
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 1901: T-ASW medium (DSM 574)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--P. Durand R3
Deep-sea hydrothermal vent, North Fiji Basin

Durand P, et al. Isolation and characterization of Thiobacillus hydrothermalis, new species, a mesophilic obligately chemolithotrophic bacterium isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent in Fiji Basin. Arch. Microbiol. 159: 39-44, 1993.

Kelly DP, Wood AP. Reclassification of some species of Thiobacillus to the newly designated genera Acidithiobacillus gen. nov., Halothiobacillus gen. nov. and Thermithiobacillus gen. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 511-516, 2000. PubMed: 10758854

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M90662 16S rRNA sequence

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