Methanocalculus natronophilus

Class: Methanomicrobia
Order: Methanomicrobiales
Family: Methanocalculaceae
Genus: Methanocalculus
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 14
Temperature max.: 45
Temperature optimal min.: 30
Temperature optimal max.: 37
pH min.: 8
pH max.: 10.2
pH optimal min.: 9
pH optimal max.: 9.5
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0.9
NaCl max.: 3.3
NaCl optimal min.: 1.4
NaCl optimal max.: 1.9
Growth rate
Growth rate:
Doubling time [h]:
Motility: variable
Shape: Irregular cocci
Gram reaction: No data
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): present
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 0.2
Width max.: 1.2
Length min.: 0.2
Length max.: 1.2
Main: T. Zhilina et al., 2014, Microbiology, vol. 82, p. 698
Water sediments
Description: Samples taken from bottom sediments of Tanatar soda lakes (Altai, Russia) and from the collectors in the vicinity of these lakes.
Strain info
Type strain: Z-7105
DSM: DSM-25006
ATTC: no data
Other collections: VKM B-2765
G+C content: 50.2
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: Yes
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: No data
Di-methylamin: No data
Tri-methylamin: No
CO: No data
Ethanol: No data
1-propanol: No
1-butanol: No
2-butanol: No data
2-propanol: No
Butanol: No data
Cyclopentanol: No data
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: No data
H2+Methanol: No data
Other: no data
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