Vitreoscilla beggiatoides Strohl et al. (ATCC® 43189)

Strain Designations: B23SS  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations B23SS
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 test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Electron transport
Medium ATCC® Medium 138: Beggiatoa medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor WR Strohl

Strohl WR, et al. Electron transport and respiration in Beggiatoa and Vitreoscilla. Arch. Microbiol. 145: 71-75, 1986.

Strohl WR, et al. Characterization of Vitreoscilla beggiatoides and Vitreoscilla filiformis sp. nov., nom. rev., and comparison with Vitreoscilla stercoraria and Beggiatoa alba. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 302-313, 1986.

type strain

bayou sediment

type strain

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