Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 16812

Type strain: Yes

Species: Moorella thermoacetica

Strain Designation: Fontaine

Variant: Isotype of BacDive ID 16811

Culture col. no.: DSM 2955, ATCC 35608

Strain history: <- J. G. Zeikus, Michigan State University, Center for Microbial Ecology, E. Lansing, USA; Fontaine <- E. McCoy, University of Wisconsin, Departments of Biochemistry and Agricultural Bacteriology, Madison, USA <- F. E. Fontaine

NCBI tax ID(s): 1525 (species)

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Moorella thermoacetica Fontaine is an anaerobe, thermophilic bacterium that was isolated from horse faeces.

  1. anaerobe
  2. thermophilic
  3. 16S sequence
  4. Bacteria
  5. genome sequence
  • Information on culture and growth conditions Culture and growth conditionsarrow_down
  • [Ref.: #1260] Culture medium
    [Ref.: #1260] Culture medium growth Yes
    [Ref.: #1260] Culture medium link Medium recipe at MediaDive MediaDive
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    Temperatures Kind of temperaturearrow to sort Temperaturearrow to sort
    [Ref.: #1260] growth 55  °C
    [Ref.: #1260] Temperature range thermophilic
  • Availability in culture collections External linksarrow_down
  • [Ref.: #1260] Culture collection no. DSM 2955, ATCC 35608
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 158241, 110970
    Topicarrow to sort Titlearrow to sort Authorsarrow to sort Journalarrow to sort DOIarrow to sort Yeararrow to sort
    Metabolism Anaerobic thermophilic fermentation for acetic acid production from milk permeate. Talabardon M, Schwitzguebel JP, Peringer P J Biotechnol 10.1016/s0168-1656(99)00180-7 2000 *
    Genetics Complete Genome Sequence of the Acetogenic Bacterium Moorella thermoacetica DSM 2955T. Bengelsdorf FR, Poehlein A, Esser C, Schiel-Bengelsdorf B, Daniel R, Durre P Genome Announc 10.1128/genomeA.01157-15 2015 *
    Phylogeny Koleobacter methoxysyntrophicus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel anaerobic bacterium isolated from deep subsurface oil field and proposal of Koleobacteraceae fam. nov. and Koleobacterales ord. nov. within the class Clostridia of the phylum Firmicutes. Sakamoto S, Nobu MK, Mayumi D, Tamazawa S, Kusada H, Yonebayashi H, Iwama H, Ikarashi M, Wakayama T, Maeda H, Sakata S, Tamura T, Nomura N, Kamagata Y, Tamaki H Syst Appl Microbiol 10.1016/j.syapm.2020.126154 2020 *
    Oxalate- and Glyoxylate-Dependent Growth and Acetogenesis by Clostridium thermoaceticum. Daniel SL, Drake HL Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/aem.59.9.3062-3069.1993 1993 *

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