KEGG   GENOME: Rhodopseudomonas palustris CGA009Help
Entry
T00153            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
rpa, RHOPA, 258594
Definition
Rhodopseudomonas palustris CGA009
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:258594
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Alphaproteobacteria; Rhizobiales; Bradyrhizobiaceae; Rhodopseudomonas
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Anoxygenic photosynthesis, Carbon fixation, Nitrogen fixation, Thiosulfate oxidation
Comment
Photosynthetic alpha-proteobacterium.
Grows by any one of the four modes of metabolism that support life: photoautotrophic or photosynthetic, photoheterotrophic, chemoheterotrophic and chemoautotrophic.
Capable of fixing carbon dioxide and nitrogen.
Isolation from sources as diverse as swine waste lagoons, earthworm droppings, marine coastal sediments and pond water.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
5459213
Plasmid
pRPA; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
8427
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       5467640
Number of protein genes:        4820
Number of RNA genes:              60
Reference
  Authors
Larimer FW, et al.
  Title
Complete genome sequence of the metabolically versatile photosynthetic bacterium Rhodopseudomonas palustris.
  Journal
Nat Biotechnol 22:55-61 (2004)

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