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Details for Phage Anthos
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Detailed Information for Phage Anthos
Discovery Information
Found ByQuynh-Nhu Ha & Sopagna Peak
Year Found2013
Location FoundBeltsville, MD U.S.A.
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?No
GPS Coordinates39.042117 N, 76.897867 W Map
Discovery NotesThe phage, Anthos was isolated from a soil sample taken from a home garden in Beltsville, MD. The soil was moist and collected at a depth of 4 cm.
Naming NotesThe name was derived from the Ancient Greek word "Anthos" meaning flower because the phage was isolated from soil beneath a flower.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedJan 7, 2014
Sequencing FacilityNC State Genomic Sciences Laboratory
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage3954
Genome length (bp)164822
GC Content37.8%
Character of genome endsDirect Terminal Repeat
Direct Terminal Repeat Length2509 bp
End Determination NotesBuildup of reads from Illumina shotgun sequencing.
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Other Cluster Members
Plaque Notes1-1.1 mm in diameter, slightly clear, circular plaques, with turbid and irregular edges.
Final annotation complete?Yes
Number of Genes290
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes: MW281503
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload