Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanospirillum psychrodurum


Taxonomy

  • Class: Methanomicrobia
  • Order: Methanomicrobiales
  • Family: Methanospirillaceae
  • Genus: Methanospirillum

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 4
  • Temperature max.: 32
  • Temperature optimal min.: 25
  • Temperature optimal max.: 25

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6.5
  • pH maximum: 8
  • pH optimal min.: 7
  • pH optimal max.: 7

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

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

Growth rate

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

Morphology

  • Motility: unavailable
  • Shape: Sheathed spiral
  • Gram reaction: negative
  • Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): unavailable

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.:
  • Width max.:
  • Length min.: 11
  • Length max.: 62

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: L. Zhou et al.; 2014; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 64; p. 638
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM:
  • Other collections: CGMCC 1.5186, JCM 19216
  • Type strain: X-18T
  • G+C content: 44.4

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: yes
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Soil from Madoi wetland at Qinghai-Tibetan plateau, China.

Substrate

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