Methylosarcina quisquiliarum Wise et al. (ATCC® 700908)

Strain Designations: AML-D4 [DSM 13737]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations AML-D4 [DSM 13737]
Upper soil layer of a landfill, Athens, GA, 1998
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1306: Nitrate mineral salts medium (NMS)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 50% air, 50% methane
Name of Depositor MG Wise
Upper soil layer of a landfill, Athens, GA, 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Wise MG, et al. Methanotroph diversity in landfill soil: isolation of novel type I and type II methanotrophs whose presence was suggested by culture- independent 16S ribosomal DNA analysis. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 4887-4897, 1999. PubMed: 10543800

Wise MG, et al. Methylosarcina fibrata gen. nov., sp. nov. and Methylosarcina quisquiliarum sp. nov., novel type I methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 611-621, 2001. PubMed: 11321107

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF177297 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF177326 partial pmoA sequence

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