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Methanobacterium uliginosum


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 15
  • Temperature max.: 45
  • Temperature optimal min.: 40
  • Temperature optimal max.: 40

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6
  • pH maximum: 8.5
  • pH optimal min.: 6
  • pH optimal max.: 8

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0
  • NaCl maximal:
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Growth rate

  • Growth rate:
  • Doubling time [h]:
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  • Growth Stimulators: yeast extract

Morphology

  • Motility: unavailable
  • Shape: Rod
  • Gram reaction: not determined
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): unavailable

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.2
  • Width max.: 0.6
  • Length min.: 2
  • Length max.: 4

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: H. Konig; 1987; Can. J. Microbiol.; vol. 30; p. 1477
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-2956
  • Other collections: ATCC 35997, NBRC 105232, OCM 176
  • Type strain: P2St
  • G+C content: 33.8

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: yes
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sample of a marshy soil.

Substrate

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