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Methanobacterium movilense


Taxonomy

  • Class: Methanobacteria
  • Order: Methanobacteriales
  • Family: Methanobacteriaceae
  • Genus: Methanobacterium

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 0
  • Temperature max.: 44
  • Temperature optimal min.: 33
  • Temperature optimal max.: 33

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6.2
  • pH maximum: 9.9
  • pH optimal min.: 7.4
  • pH optimal max.: 7.4

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0.02
  • NaCl maximal: 0.3
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.08
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.08

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.009
  • Doubling time [h]: 79.2
  • Growth factor:
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

  • Motility: no
  • Shape: Rod
  • Gram reaction: negative
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): not determined

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.6
  • Width max.: 0.7
  • Length min.: 3.5
  • Length max.: 4

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: J. Schirmack et al., 2014; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 64; p. 522
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-26032
  • Other collections: JCM 18470
  • Type strain: MC-20
  • G+C content: 33

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: yes
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sample of sediment of the subsurface lake from Movile Cave, near the city of Mangalia, Romania.

Substrate

  • H2+CO2: feeds
  • Formate: feeds
  • Acetate: do not feed on
  • Methanol: do not feed on
  • Methylamin: do not feed on
  • Di-methylamin: feeds
  • Tri-methylamin: feeds
  • CO: do not feed on
  • Ethanol: do not feed on
  • 1-propanol: not determined
  • 1-butanol: not determined
  • 2-propanol: feeds
  • Butanol: feeds
  • Cyclopentanol: not determined
  • Isobutanol: not determined
  • Dimethyl sulfide: feeds
  • H2+Methanol: not determined
  • Other: