HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
SPy-2 A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae SPy-2
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Magnification: 297,000X
Bar: 50 nm
Staining: UAB
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1-0.5 mm, veiled.
Very large phage.
Used as a typing phage for Bacillus polymyxa
Original phage SPy-2 lost, replaced by the morphogically identical phage EPy-2 (same reference).
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1206
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC TSA CaCl2 1mM ou MnCl2 0.01mM

Original reference
Seldin, L., J.D. van Elsas, and E.G.C. Penido. 1984. Bacillus polymyxa bacteriophages from Brazilian soils. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 50:39-51.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
J.D. van Elsas
via Lucy Seldin,
New York
16-03-1984
Isolated by Date
L. Seldin and J.D. van Elsas
Institute Microbiology LIFRJ,
Bloco I, Centro de Ciências da Saude, Ilha do Fundâo,
Rio de Janeiro, 21944 Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
1981
Original source
Soil

Last update
2006-03-17
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