Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanolinea mesophila

phase-contrast microscopy, scale bar: 10 µm, authors: S. Sakai et al., public domain link: http://sixkingdomsprojectscience.weebly.com/uploads/1/8/8/1/18816676/672711483.gif?290


Taxonomy

  • Class: Methanomicrobia
  • Order: Methanomicrobiales
  • Family: Methanoregulaceae
  • Genus: Methanolinea

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 20
  • Temperature max.: 40
  • Temperature optimal min.: 37
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6.5
  • pH maximum: 7.4
  • pH optimal min.: 7
  • pH optimal max.: 7

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0
  • NaCl maximal: 0.427789185489
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.024
  • Doubling time [h]: 29
  • Growth factor:
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

  • Motility: no
  • Shape: Rod
  • Gram reaction: not determined
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): not determined

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 0.3
  • Width max.: 0.3
  • Length min.: 2
  • Length max.: 6.5

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: S. Sakai et al.; 2012; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 62; p. 1389
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-23604
  • Other collections: NBRC 105659
  • Type strain: TNR
  • G+C content: 56.4

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: yes
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Sample from rice field soil in Tainan, Taiwan.

Substrate

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