HER Number
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Name Morphotype
Φgal-1/R A1 (Myophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: <0.1 mm, veiled.
Typing phage.
Specific for fast-growing Rhizobium strains nodulating Galega plants.
No lysis seen with other fast-growing Rhizobia, such as R. meliloti, R. loti, R. trifolii, and R. leguminosarum or R. phaseoli.
Patel\'s medium : Plant Soil, 49, 1978

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC RC

Original reference
Lindström, K., B.D.W. Jarvis, P.E. Lindström, and J.J. Patel. 1983. DNA homology, phage typing, and cross-nodulation studies of rhizobia infecting Galega species. Can. J. Microbiol. 29:781-789.


Isolé par Date
J.J. Patel,
River bank
Received from Date
Dr. J.J. Patel
Applied Biochemistry Division,
Department of Scientific and Industrial Research,
Private Bag,
Palmerston North,
New Zealand
Original source
Soil, rhizosphere of Galega officinalis (goat\'s rue)

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