Biotechnology University of Wrocław

Methanolobus zinderi


Taxonomy

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

Temperature [°C]

  • Temperature min.: 25
  • Temperature max.: 50
  • Temperature optimal min.: 40
  • Temperature optimal max.: 50

Alcalinity

  • pH minimum: 6
  • pH maximum: 9
  • pH optimal min.: 7
  • pH optimal max.: 8

Salinity [mol * dm -3 NaCl]

  • NaCl minimal: 0.05
  • NaCl maximal: 1.8
  • NaCl optimal min.: 0.2
  • NaCl optimal max.: 0.6

Growth rate

  • Growth rate: 0.07
  • Doubling time [h]: 9.9
  • Growth factor:
  • Growth Stimulators:

Morphology

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

Dimensions [μm]

  • Width min.: 1
  • Width max.: 2
  • Length min.: 1
  • Length max.: 2

Sources

  • Other:
  • Main: S. Doerfert et al.; 2009; Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.; vol. 59; p. 1064
  • Link: Visit page

Strain info

  • DSM: DSM-21339
  • Other collections: ATCC BAA-1601
  • Type strain: SD-1
  • G+C content: 42

Environment

  • Reactors: not applicable
  • Intestinal tracks: not applicable
  • Soil: not applicable
  • Water sediments: yes
  • Volcanic: not applicable
  • Other:
  • Description: Water sample from coal seam near Monroe, Los Angeles, USA.

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: feeds
  • Cyclopentanol:
  • Isobutanol:
  • Dimethyl sulfide: do not feed on
  • H2+Methanol: not determined
  • Other: