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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 6894

Type strain: Yes

Species: Methanothermobacter wolfei

Culture col. no.: DSM 2970, ATCC 43096, NBRC 100332, VKM B-1829, JCM 14652, OCM 154

Strain history: NBRC 100332 <-- DSM 2970 <-- J. Winter.

NCBI tax ID(s): 145261 (species)

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Methanothermobacter wolfei DSM 2970 is an anaerobe, thermophilic archaeon that was isolated from mixture of sewage sludge and river sediment.

  1. anaerobe
  2. thermophilic
  3. 16S sequence
  4. Archaea
  • Information on culture and growth conditions Culture and growth conditionsarrow_down
  • [Ref.: #1264] Culture medium
    [Ref.: #1264] Culture medium growth Yes
    [Ref.: #1264] Culture medium link Medium recipe provided by DSMZ
    [Ref.: #1264] Culture medium composition expand / minimize
    Temperatures Kind of temperaturearrow to sort Temperaturearrow to sort
    [Ref.: #1264] growth 60  °C
    [Ref.: #67770] growth 60  °C
    [Ref.: #1264] Temperature range thermophilic
    [Ref.: #67770] Temperature range thermophilic
  • Availability in culture collections External linksarrow_down
  • [Ref.: #1264] Culture collection no. DSM 2970, ATCC 43096, NBRC 100332, VKM B-1829, JCM 14652, OCM 154
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 112129, 112128, 401416, 158247
    Topicarrow to sort Titlearrow to sort Authorsarrow to sort Journalarrow to sort DOIarrow to sort Yeararrow to sort
    Phylogeny Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Wasserfallen A, Nolling J, Pfister P, Reeve J, Conway de Macario E Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 10.1099/00207713-50-1-43 2000 *
    Phylogeny Isolation and characterization of Methanothermobacter crinale sp. nov., a novel hydrogenotrophic methanogen from the Shengli oil field. Cheng L, Dai L, Li X, Zhang H, Lu Y Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/AEM.00210-11 2011 *

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