Draft Genome Sequences of TwoThiomicrospiraStrains Isolated from the Brine-Seawater Interface of Kebrit Deep in the Red Sea

Guishan Zhang, Mohamed Haroon, Ruifu Zhang, Tyas I. Hikmawan, Ulrich Stingl

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Two Thiomicrospira strains, WB1 and XS5, were isolated from the Kebrit Deep brine-seawater interface in the Red Sea, Saudi Arabia. Here, we present the draft genome sequences of these gammaproteobacteria, which both produce sulfuric acid from thiosulfate in culture.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 10 2016

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