Methanococcus maripaludis

Class: Methanococci
Order: Methanococcales
Family: Methanococcaceae
Genus: Methanococcus
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 50
Temperature max.: 85
Temperature optimal min.: 85
Temperature optimal max.: 85
pH min.: 5.2
pH max.: 7
pH optimal min.: 6
pH optimal max.: 6
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0.2
NaCl max.: 0.9
NaCl optimal min.: 0.5
NaCl optimal max.: 0.5
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.35
Doubling time [h]: 2
Motility: yes
Shape: Irregular cocci
Gram reaction: negative
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): No data
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 1.5
Width max.: 1.5
Length min.: 1.5
Length max.: 1.5
Main: W. Jones et al., 1983, Arch. Microbiol., vol. 135, p. 91
Description: Grab samples of sediment (top 10 cm) from the tall Spartina alterniflora region of Pawley's Island salt marsh, South Carolina.
Strain info
Type strain: JJ
DSM: DSM-2067
ATTC: ATCC 43000
Other collections: JCM 10722, NBRC 101831, OCM 175
G+C content: 31
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: No
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: No
Di-methylamin: No
Tri-methylamin: No
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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