Methanocaldococcus vulcanius

Class: Methanococci
Order: Methanococcales
Family: Methanocaldococcaceae
Genus: Methanocaldococcus
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 49
Temperature max.: 89
Temperature optimal min.: 80
Temperature optimal max.: 80
pH min.: 5.25
pH max.: 7
pH optimal min.: 6.5
pH optimal max.: 6.5
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0.106947
NaCl max.: 0.962526
NaCl optimal min.: 0.427789
NaCl optimal max.: 0.427789
Growth rate
Growth rate: 1.05
Doubling time [h]: 0.66
Motility: yes
Shape: Cocci
Gram reaction: No data
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): present
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 1
Width max.: 3
Length min.: 1
Length max.: 3
Main: C. Jeanthon et al., 1999, Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., vol. 49, p. 583
Description: Samples from chimney from the hydrothermal field (12°48' N, 103°56' W), on the East Pacific Rise at a depth of 2600 m.
Strain info
Type strain: M7
DSM: DSM-12094
ATTC: ATCC 700851
Other collections: no data
G+C content: 31
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: No
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: No
Di-methylamin: No data
Tri-methylamin: No data
CO: No data
Ethanol: No data
1-propanol: No data
1-butanol: No data
2-butanol: No data
2-propanol: No data
Butanol: No data
Cyclopentanol: No data
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: No data
H2+Methanol: No on
Other: no data
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