Methanobacterium subterraneum

Class: Methanobacteria
Order: Methanobacteriales
Family: Methanobacteriaceae
Genus: Methanobacterium
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 3.5
Temperature max.: 40
Temperature optimal min.: 20
Temperature optimal max.: 40
pH min.: 6.75
pH max.: 9.2
pH optimal min.: 7.8
pH optimal max.: 8.8
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0
NaCl max.: 1.4
NaCl optimal min.: 0.2
NaCl optimal max.: 1.25
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.178
Doubling time [h]: 3.89
Motility: no
Shape: Rod
Gram reaction: No data
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): No data
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 0.1
Width max.: 0.15
Length min.: 0.6
Length max.: 1.2
Main: S. Kotelnikova et al., 1998, Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., vol. 48, p. 357
Water sediments
Description: Sample of granitic rock groundwater from the Äspö hard rock laboratory tunnel, South-Eastern Sweden (depths 68 m, 409 m and 420 m).
Strain info
Type strain: A8p
DSM: DSM-11074
ATTC: ATCC 700657
Other collections: no data
G+C content: 54.4
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: Yes
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: no data
Di-methylamin: no data
Tri-methylamin: No
CO: No data
Ethanol: No
1-propanol: No
1-butanol: No
2-butanol: No data
2-propanol: No data
Butanol: No data
Cyclopentanol: no data
Isobutanol: No
Dimethyl sulfide: No
H2+Methanol: No on
Other: not supporting: pyruvate, fructose, glucose,
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