Details for Phage Lightningboy
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Detailed Information for Phage Lightningboy
Discovery Information
Found ByLily Reyes and Joe Schmidt
Year Found2015
Location FoundPullman , WA USA
Finding InstitutionWashington State University
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
GPS Coordinates46.73 N, 117.1533 W Map
Discovery NotesSample was taken from dry soil in an urban area that was 17ft and 7 in from foot traffic cement sidewalk. It was also 3ft 10 in from a bush. The soil contained debris such as bark and surrounding debris from recent pruning in planting area. Sample was taken from a depth of 3.81cm. Sample was taken on 09/4/15 at 4:15PM at a weather of 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
Naming NotesThe name was used in memory of a beloved Italian greyhound who passed away this year. His nickname was lightning boy since he was a fast sprinter.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Plaque NotesThe Plaque consisted of a 2mm diameter turbid phage with a clear pinpoint in the center.
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
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