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Methanothermus sociabilis


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 55
  • Temperature max.: 97
  • Temperature optimal min.: 88
  • Temperature optimal max.: 88

Alcalinity

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Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

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Growth rate

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Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.3
  • Width max.: 0.4
  • Length min.: 3
  • Length max.: 5

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: G. Lauerer et al.; 1986; Syst. Appl. Microbiol.; vol. 8; p. 100
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-3496
  • Other collections: ATCC 49202, JCM 10723, OCM 173
  • Type strain: KF1-Fl
  • G+C content: 34

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sample from solfatara fields in Iceland.

Substrate

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  • Methanol: not determined
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  • H2+Methanol: not determined
  • Other: