Microbacterium phage Lyell
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Detailed Information for Phage Lyell
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMicrobacterium foliorum NRRL B-24224 SEA
Former namesWallus
Found ByKayla Doucette
Year Found2017
Location FoundRiver Falls, WI United States of America
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Wisconsin-River Falls
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates44.85 N, 92.63 W Map
Discovery NotesCollected: 9-10-17
Location of collection: Glen Park, around 4 feet off the river bank of the Kinnickinnic River
Soil Condition: damp, very loose, a mixture of soil and sand granules
Soil Depth of collection: 130mm
Air temperature of location: 69 degrees Fahrenheit

Naming NotesThe first couple round of plaques showed that wallus had large, thicker plaque formations. So I thought of a Wallrus, and decided the name should be, Wallus.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedJan 10, 2018
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage3168
Genome length (bp)62716
Character of genome endsDirect Terminal Repeat
Direct Terminal Repeat Length3549 bp
GC Content61.6%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleLytic
Other Cluster Members
Annotation StatusBeing Annotated (Expected completion by 5/15/2018)
Plaque NotesSize - varies from 1mm-4mm
Appearance- clear circles (kind of odd shaped), not perfect circles and very light halos around clear plaque formations
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 69
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# G7
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload