Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanohalophilus euhalobius


Taxonomy

  • Class: Methanomicrobia
  • Order: Methanosarcinales
  • Family: Methanosarcinaceae
  • Genus: Methanohalophilus

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 15
  • Temperature max.: 50
  • Temperature optimal min.: 28
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 5.8
  • pH maximum: 8
  • pH optimal min.: 6.8
  • pH optimal max.: 7.3

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0.16
  • NaCl maximal: 2.3
  • NaCl optimal min.: 1
  • NaCl optimal max.: 1

Growth rate

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

Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 1
  • Width max.: 1
  • Length min.: 2.5
  • Length max.: 2.5

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: I. Davidova et al.; 1987; Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek; vol. 71; p. 313
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-10369
  • Other collections:
  • Type strain: 283
  • G+C content: 43

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: yes
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Mineralized stratal waters of oil deposits (Tataria, Russia).

Substrate

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