KEGG   GENOME: Acetohalobium arabaticumHelp
Entry
T01290            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
aar, 574087
Definition
Acetohalobium arabaticum DSM 5501
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:574087
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Halanaerobiales; Halobacteroidaceae; Acetohalobium
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Acetogen, Carbon fixation
Comment
Obligately anaerobic halophile.
Exhibits three modes of nutrition: It is chemolithoautotrophic using H2 together with CO2 or CO; it is methylotrophic using trimethylamine (TMA); and it is organotrophic using betaine, lactate, pyruvate or histidine. Carbohydrates are not utilized.
Isolated from lagoons of the Arabat spit (East Crimea) which separates Sivash lake from the Sea of Azov.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
2469596
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       2469596
Number of protein genes:        2282
Number of RNA genes:              85
Reference
  Authors
Sikorski J, et al.
  Title
Complete genome sequence of Acetohalobium arabaticum type strain (Z-7288).
  Journal
Stand Genomic Sci 3:57-65 (2010)

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