Desulfotomaculum luciae Liu et al. (ATCC® 700428)

Strain Designations: SLT [DSM 12396, OCM 644, SMCC W644]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SLT [DSM 12396, OCM 644, SMCC W644]
Reduces sulfate
Mud, Sulphur Springs hot spring, St Lucia, Windward Islands, 1991
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.

Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2086: Modified MS medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DR Boone
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DR Boone<<--K. Jarrell <<-- T.M. Karnauchow
Mud, Sulphur Springs hot spring, St Lucia, Windward Islands, 1991
Year of Origin 1991

Liu Y, et al. Description of two new thermophilic Desulfotomaculum spp., Desulfotomaculum putei sp. nov., from a deep terrestrial subsurface, and Desulfotomaculum luciae sp. nov., from a hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 615-621, 1997.

Karnauchow TM, et al. Isolation and characterization of three thermophilic anaerobes from a St. Lucia hot spring. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 15: 296-310, 1992.

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