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Halobacillus halophilus (Claus et al.) Spring et al. (ATCC® 35676)

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Strain Designations: DSM 2266 [3, LMG 17431]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Sporosarcina halophila Claus et al.
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations DSM 2266 [3, LMG 17431]
Salt marsh soil, Sylt, Germany
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Halobacillus halophilus DSM 2266, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DSM <-- H.J. Rolf 3
Salt marsh soil, Sylt, Germany

Claus D, et al. Sporosarcina halophila sp.nov., an obligate, slightly halophilic bacterium from salt marsh soils. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 4: 496-506, 1983.

Validation list no. 14. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 270-271, 1984.

Ludwig W, et al. Halobacillus gen. nov., with descriptions of Halobacillus litoralis sp. nov. and Halobacillus trueperi sp. nov., and transfer of Sporosarcina halophila to Halobacillus halophilus comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 492-496, 1996.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NC_017668.1 Halobacillus halophilus DSM 2266, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NC_017669.1 Halobacillus halophilus DSM 2266 plasmid PL16, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NC_017670.1 Halobacillus halophilus DSM 2266 plasmid PL3, complete sequence

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019