Isolation of diverse members of the Aquificales from geothermal springs in Tengchong, China


The order Aquificales (phylum Aquificae) consists of thermophilic and hyperthermophilic bacteria that are prominent in many geothermal systems, including those in Tengchong, Yunnan Province, China. However, Aquificales have not previously been isolated from Tengchong. We isolated five strains of Aquificales from diverse springs (temperature 45.2-83.3°C and… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00157

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