Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanolacinia paynteri

transmission electron microscopy, scale bar: 1 µm, author: C.J. Rivard et al., public domain link: http://garciajeanlouis9051.perso.neuf.fr/images/methanolacinia.jpg


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 25
  • Temperature max.: 42
  • Temperature optimal min.: 40
  • Temperature optimal max.: 40

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6.6
  • pH maximum: 7.3
  • pH optimal min.: 7
  • pH optimal max.: 7

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0
  • NaCl maximal: 0.4
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.15
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.15

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.144
  • Doubling time [h]: 4.8
  • Growth factor: acetate
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.6
  • Width max.: 0.6
  • Length min.: 1.5
  • Length max.: 2.5

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: C. Rivard et al.; 1983; Appl. Environ. Microbiol.; vol. 46; p. 484
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-2545
  • Other collections: ATCC 33997, OCM 124
  • Type strain: G-2000
  • G+C content: 44.9

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: yes
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sediments cores taken along the edges of the mosquito control canals within mangrove swamps located southeast of Georgetown, Grand Cayman, British West Indies.

Substrate

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