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Methanolobus taylorii


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 5
  • Temperature max.: 45
  • Temperature optimal min.: 29
  • Temperature optimal max.: 37

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 5.7
  • pH maximum: 9.2
  • pH optimal min.: 7
  • pH optimal max.: 8.7

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0.05
  • NaCl maximal: 1.2
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.4
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.6

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.116
  • Doubling time [h]: 6
  • Growth factor: biotin
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

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

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: R. Oremland et al.; 1989; Appl. Environ. Microbiol.; vol. 55; p. 994
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-9005
  • Other collections: ATCC BAA-911, OCM 58
  • Type strain: GS-16
  • G+C content: 40.8

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: not applicable
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Smple of estuarine sediments from San Francisco Bay.

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: feeds
  • H2+Methanol: not determined
  • Other: