Trichococcus patagoniensis Pikuta et al. (ATCC® BAA-756)

Strain Designations: PmagG1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Lactosphaera sp.
Strain Designations PmagG1
Feces, animal
isolation date: October 19, 2000
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: nitrogen (N2), 100%
Temperature: 20.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor E Pikuta
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Feces, animal
isolation date: October 19, 2000
Year of Origin 2000

guano of Magellanic penguin [Spheniscus magellanicus], collected from the bottom of a shallow tidal pool, Patagonia

Hoover RB, et al. Anaerobic psychrophiles from Alaska, Antarctica, and Patagonia: Implications to possible life on Mars and Europa. Proc. SPIE 4495: 313-324, 2002.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF394926 Lactosphaera sp. PMagG1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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