Methanococcus voltae

Class: Methanococci
Order: Methanococcales
Family: Methanococcaceae
Genus: Methanococcus
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 21
Temperature max.: 45
Temperature optimal min.: 38
Temperature optimal max.: 38
pH min.: 6
pH max.: 9
pH optimal min.: 7
pH optimal max.: 7.4
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0.205339
NaCl max.: 0.821355
NaCl optimal min.: 0.342231
NaCl optimal max.: 0.684463
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.231
Doubling time [h]: 3
Motility: yes
Shape: Irregular cocci
Gram reaction: unknown (cell lysis)
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): present
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 0.5
Width max.: 3
Length min.: 0.5
Length max.: 3
Main: W. Belch et al., 1989, Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., vol. 39, p. 493
Water sediments
Description: A sediment sample obtained near the mouth of the Waccasassa estuary in western Florida.
Strain info
Type strain: PS
DSM: DSM-1537
ATTC: ATCC 33273
Other collections: OCM 70, OGC 70, NBRC 100457, NCAIM B.01912
G+C content: 30
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: Yes
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: no data
Di-methylamin: no data
Tri-methylamin: no data
CO: No data
Ethanol: No
1-propanol: no data
1-butanol: No data
2-butanol: No
2-propanol: No
Butanol: No
Cyclopentanol: no data
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: no data
H2+Methanol: No data
Other: not supporting:butyrate, valerate
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