Methanosphaera cuniculi

Class: Methanobacteria
Order: Methanobacteriales
Family: Methanobacteriaceae
Genus: Methanosphaera
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.:
Temperature max.:
Temperature optimal min.: 35
Temperature optimal max.: 40
pH min.:
pH max.:
pH optimal min.: 6.8
pH optimal max.: 6.8
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0
NaCl max.:
NaCl optimal min.:
NaCl optimal max.:
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.011
Doubling time [h]: 60.5
Motility: no
Shape: Cocci
Gram reaction: positive
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): No data
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 0.6
Width max.: 0.6
Length min.: 1.2
Length max.: 1.2
Main: B. Biavati et al., 1988, Appl. Environ. Microbiol., vol. 54, p. 768
Intestinal tracks
Description: Samples from rabbit caeca, colons, or rectums, animals were hybrids of a New Zealand White female rabbit and a California male rabbit.
Strain info
Type strain: 1R7
DSM: DSM-4103
Other collections: OCM 183
G+C content: 23
H2+CO2: No on
Formate: No
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: No
Di-methylamin: No
Tri-methylamin: No
CO: No data
Ethanol: No
1-propanol: no data
1-butanol: No data
2-butanol: No data
2-propanol: No
Butanol: No data
Cyclopentanol: no data
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: no data
H2+Methanol: Yes
Other: H2+methanol
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