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Methanoculleus hydrogenitrophicus


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 18
  • Temperature max.: 45
  • Temperature optimal min.: 37
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 5
  • pH maximum: 8.5
  • pH optimal min.: 6.6
  • pH optimal max.: 6.6

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0.01
  • NaCl maximal: 0.07
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.03
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.03

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.031
  • Doubling time [h]: 22.355
  • Growth factor:
  • Growth Stimulators: yeast extract

Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.8
  • Width max.: 2
  • Length min.: 0.8
  • Length max.: 2

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: J. Tian et al.; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 60; p. 2165
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-25996
  • Other collections: CGMCC 1.5146, JCM 16311
  • Type strain: HC
  • G+C content: 60.2

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: yes
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sample from the Zoige wetland, China.

Substrate

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