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Pseudoalteromonas distincta (Romanenko et al.) Ivanova et al. (ATCC® 700518)

Strain Designations: KMM 638 [DSM 12749]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations KMM 638 [DSM 12749]
Produces melanin-like pigment
Marine sponge from a depth of 350 m near the Komandorskiye Islands, 1989
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 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor E Ivanova
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--E Ivanova<<--L.A. Romanenko
Marine sponge from a depth of 350 m near the Komandorskiye Islands, 1989

Romanenko LA, et al. A new species of melanin-producing bacteria of the genus Alteromonas. Microbiologia 64: 74-77, 1995.

Ivanova EP, et al. Reclassification of Alteromonas distincta Romanenko et al. 1995 as Pseudoalteromonas distincta comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 141-144, 2000. PubMed: 10826797

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF043742 16S rRNA sequence

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