Methanobacterium alcaliphilum

Class: Methanobacteria
Order: Methanobacteriales
Family: Methanobacteriaceae
Genus: Methanobacterium
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 25
Temperature max.: 45
Temperature optimal min.: 37
Temperature optimal max.: 37
pH min.: 7
pH max.: 9.9
pH optimal min.: 8.1
pH optimal max.: 9.1
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0
NaCl max.:
NaCl optimal min.: 0.012
NaCl optimal max.: 0.012
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.068
Doubling time [h]: 10.2
Motility: no
Shape: Rod
Gram reaction: negative
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): No data
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 0.5
Width max.: 0.6
Length min.: 2
Length max.: 25
Main: S. Worakit et al., 1986, Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., vol. 36, p. 380
Water sediments
Description: Sediment samples collected from four Egyptian lakes of the Wadi el Natrun.
Strain info
Type strain: WeN4
DSM: DSM-3387
ATTC: ATCC 43379
Other collections: NBRC 105226, OCM 11
G+C content: 57
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: No
Acetate: No
Methanol: No data
Methylamin: no data
Di-methylamin: no data
Tri-methylamin: no data
CO: No data
Ethanol: no data
1-propanol: no data
1-butanol: No data
2-butanol: No data
2-propanol: No data
Butanol: No data
Cyclopentanol: no data
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: no data
H2+Methanol: No data
Other: no data
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