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Methanoculleus bourgensis


Taxonomy

  • Class: Methanomicrobia
  • Order: Methanomicrobiales
  • Family: Methanomicrobiaceae
  • Genus: Methanoculleus

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 30
  • Temperature max.: 50
  • Temperature optimal min.: 37
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 5.5
  • pH maximum: 8
  • pH optimal min.: 6.7
  • pH optimal max.: 6.7

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0
  • NaCl maximal: 0.342231348392
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.0855578370979
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.0855578370979

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.039
  • Doubling time [h]: 18
  • Growth factor: acetate
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

  • Motility: no
  • Shape: Irregular cocci
  • Gram reaction: negative
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): absent

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 1
  • Width max.: 2
  • Length min.: 1
  • Length max.: 2

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: B. Ollivier et al.; 1986; Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol.; vol. 36; p. 297
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-3045
  • Other collections: ATCC 43281, OGC 15, OGC 15
  • Type strain: MS2
  • G+C content: 59

Environment

  • Reactors: yes
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Samples from a digestor fermenting tannery by-products which was originally inoculated with digested sewage sludge from Bourg, or Bourg-en- Bresse, France.

Substrate

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