Methanofollis liminatans

Class: Methanomicrobia
Order: Methanomicrobiales
Family: Methanomicrobiaceae
Genus: Methanofollis
Temperature [°C]
Temperature min.: 20
Temperature max.: 45
Temperature optimal min.: 40
Temperature optimal max.: 40
pH min.:
pH max.:
pH optimal min.: 7
pH optimal max.: 7
Salinity [mol ⋅ dm-3 NaCl]
NaCl min.: 0
NaCl max.: 0.6
NaCl optimal min.: 0
NaCl optimal max.: 0
Growth rate
Growth rate: 0.082
Doubling time [h]: 8.5
Motility: yes
Shape: Irregular cocci
Gram reaction: No data
Cell surface structures (flagella, pili, fimbriae): present
Cell dimensions [μm]
Width min.: 1.5
Width max.: 1.5
Length min.: 1.5
Length max.: 1.5
Main: G. Zellner et al., 1990, Arch. Microbiol., vol. 153, p. 287
Description: Sample of anaerobically treated waste water, obtained from a Biohochreaktor of Hoechst company (Kelsterbach, Frankfurt/ Main, FRG).
Strain info
Type strain: GKZPZ
DSM: DSM-4140
ATTC: no data
Other collections: no data
G+C content: 59.3
H2+CO2: Yes
Formate: Yes
Acetate: No
Methanol: No
Methylamin: no data
Di-methylamin: No
Tri-methylamin: no data
CO: No data
Ethanol: No
1-propanol: No
1-butanol: No
2-butanol: Yes
2-propanol: Yes
Butanol: Yes
Cyclopentanol: Yes
Isobutanol: No data
Dimethyl sulfide: no data
H2+Methanol: No data
Other: not supporting :2-pentanol, cycloheksanol
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