Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanoculleus sediminis


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 0
  • Temperature max.: 0
  • Temperature optimal min.: 37
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum:
  • pH maximum:
  • pH optimal min.: 7.1
  • pH optimal max.: 7.1

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0
  • NaCl maximal: 0
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.17
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.17

Growth rate

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

Morphology

  • Motility: 0
  • Shape: Irregular cocci
  • Gram reaction:
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): 0

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.5
  • Width max.: 1
  • Length min.: 0.5
  • Length max.: 1

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: Sheng-Chung Chen et al.; 2015; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 65; p. 2141–2147
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: 29354
  • Other collections: BCRC AR10044
  • Type strain: S3Fa
  • G+C content: 62.3

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: yes
  • Volcanic: yes
  • Other:
  • Description: It was isolated from sediments collected by Ocean Researcher I cruise ORI-934 in 2010 near the submarine mud volcano MV4 located at the upper slope of south-west Taiwan.

Substrate

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