PROJECT NAME
GOLD Project ID
Gp0000621  
Project Name
Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313  
Other Names
Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313  
Legacy ER Project ID
10535  
Legacy ER ID
10535  
Legacy GOLD ID
Gc00151  
NCBI BioProject Name Prochlorococcus marinus str. MIT 9313
NCBI BioProject ID 220
NCBI BioProject Accession
PRJNA220  
NCBI Locus Tag
PMT  
NCBI Biosample ID SAMN02744044
PI Chisholm S
Added By Nikos Kyrpides on 2007-11-27
Last Modified By Dinos auto script on 2014-05-05
Project Comments
  
PROJECT TYPE
Specimen Organism
Nucleic Acid
DNA  
Sequencing Strategy Whole Genome Sequencing
PROJECT INFORMATION
Project Status Complete and Published
Project Relevance Biotechnological
Environmental
Ocean carbon cycle
Sequencing Center DOE Joint Genome Institute (USA)
Collaborating Institute
  
Funding Agency DOE (USA)
Project Description
Smallest and most abundant bacterium that has unique photosynthesizing components  
Project Information Visibility
Public  
EXTERNAL PROJECT LINKS
Project Information Entrez
Wikipedia
Taxonomy
Database
  
Genome Publications Nature Genome divergence in two Prochlorococcus ecotypes reflects oceanic niche differentiation.
Other Publications
  
Isolation Publications
  
NCBI SRA ID
  
PROJECT COMPOSITION
Studies Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313
Biosamples Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313
Analysis Projects Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313
SEQUENCING INFORMATION
Sequencing Status Complete
Sequencing Quality Level 6: Finished
Finishing Goal
  
Sequencing Comments
  
Sequencing Technology Sanger
Library Method
2-3kb inserts, fosmid library  
Number Of Reads
33383  
Read Size
  
Sequencing Depth
6.25x  
Vector
pUC18, pFos1  
GC Percent
51  
Chromosome Count
1  
Plasmid Count
0  
ORGANISM NAME
Organism Name Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313
Other names (alias, synonyms, short names, common names)
  
Domain
BACTERIAL  
Phylogeny
CYANOBACTERIA  
Genus
Prochlorococcus  
Genus Synonyms
  
Species
marinus  
Species Synonyms
  
Strain
MIT 9313  
Strain Synonyms
  
Serovar-Biovar
  
Culture Collection ID
RCC 0407  
Type Strain
  
Exemplar DOI
  
Exemplar Name
  
Taxon DOI
  
Biosafety Level
  
Organism Comments
  
Cultured
Yes  
Culture Type Isolate
Organism Type
Natural  
Uncultured Type
  
Commercial Strain
  
Commercial Strain Comments
  
ORGANISM TAXONOMY
NCBI Taxonomy ID 74547
NCBI Kingdom
Bacteria  
NCBI Phylum
Cyanobacteria  
NCBI Class
  
NCBI Order
Prochlorales  
NCBI Family
Prochlorococcaceae  
NCBI Genus
Prochlorococcus  
NCBI Species
Prochlorococcus marinus  
ISOLATION CLASSIFICATION
Ecosystem
  
Ecosystem Category
  
Ecosystem Type
  
Ecosystem Subtype
  
Specific Ecosystem
  
ORGANISM EXTERNAL REFERENCES
Strain Info ID 827213
Genbank 16S ID
Synonym List
  
GENERAL PROPERTIES
Oxygen Requirement
  
Cell Shape
Oval-shaped  
Motility
Nonmotile  
Sporulation
  
Temperature Range
Mesophile  
Temperature Optimum
  
Salinity
  
pH
  
Cell Diameter
  
Cell Length
  
Color
  
Gram Staining
Gram-  
Biotic Relationships
Free living  
Symbiotic Physical Interaction
  
Symbiotic Relationship
  
Symbiont Name
  
Symbiont Taxon ID
  
Cell Arrangements
  
Diseases None
Known Habitats Marine
Metabolisms
  
Phenotypes Low light adapted
Energy Sources Photosynthetic