KEGG   GENOME: Picrophilus torridusHelp
Entry
T00177            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
pto, PICTO, 263820
Definition
Picrophilus torridus DSM 9790
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:263820
  Lineage
Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Thermoplasmata; Thermoplasmatales; Picrophilaceae; Picrophilus
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Goettingen
Comment
Thermoacidophilic organism.
The smallest genome among nonparasitic aerobic microorganisms.
First isolated from a dry solfataric field in northern Japan.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1545895
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1545895
Number of protein genes:        1537
Number of RNA genes:              50
Reference
  Authors
Futterer O, et al.
  Title
Genome sequence of Picrophilus torridus and its implications for life around pH 0.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:9091-6 (2004)

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