VKM Catalogue

VKM No.B-1636 Type strain
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
SynonymMethanococcus mazei Barker 1936
Other culture collection No.DSM 2053; Mah R.A. S-6
HistoryObraszova A.Ya. IBPM, S-6 <-- DSMZ, DSM 2053
Source of isolationsewage sludge
GeographicsCalifornia
CountryUSA
Medium176
Incubation temp. (C)37
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsS-2
DNA sequencesAJ012095
Risk groupno