The American Type Culture Collection catalog of Bacteria & Phages has
much information including growth temperature, as do the catalogs from
the other major culture collections in for example Britain and Germany.
Andras Szilagyi wrote:
>> I need to know the optimal growth temperatures of a number of various
> microorganisms (bacteria, archaea and microscopic fungi). Is there a
> catalogue or a reference book that contains this? I tried various
> microorganism catalogues that are accessible online on the Internet, but
> they only contain suggestions for growing the cultures in laboratories. If
> anybody knows a better source please tell me about it. Actually I would
> like to select thermophilic and psychrophilic organisms from a large list
> of organisms.
>> Andras Szilagyi (szia at enzim.hu)
> Institute of Enzymology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
> Karolina ut 29., H-1113 Budapest, HUNGARY
> Fax: +36 1 166 5465, phone: +36 1 166 5633
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