Haloarcula quadrata Oren et al. (ATCC® 700850)

Strain Designations: DSM 11927 [801030/1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 11927 [801030/1]
Gavish Sabkha brine pool, Sinai peninsula, Egypt
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)
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to ampicillin
Resistant to chloramphenicol
Resistant to erythromycin
Resistant to neomycin
Resistant to penicillin
Resistant to rifampin rifampicin, rifamycin AMP
Sensitive to anisomycin
Sensitive to bacitracin
Sensitive to novobiocin
Medium ATCC® Medium 2164: Haloarcula quadrata medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--M. Kessel
Gavish Sabkha brine pool, Sinai peninsula, Egypt

Oren A, et al. Haloarcula quadrata sp. nov., a square, motile archaeon isolated from a brine pool in Sinai (Egypt). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1149-1155, 1999. PubMed: 10425773

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB010964 Haloarcula sp. gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB010965 Haloarcula sp. gene for 16S rRNA.

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