KEGG   GENOME: Ignisphaera aggregansHelp
Entry
T01307            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
iag, 583356
Definition
Ignisphaera aggregans DSM 17230
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:583356
  Lineage
Archaea; Crenarchaeota; Thermoprotei; Desulfurococcales; Desulfurococcaceae; Ignisphaera
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Comment
Hyperthermophile.
Able to ferment quite a number of polysaccharides and complex proteinaceous substrates.
Grows optimally between 92 deg C and 95 deg C, the temperature range for growth is 85-98 deg C.
The pH range for growth is 5.4-7.0, with an optimum at pH 6.4.
Isolated from a near neutral, boiling spring in Kuirau Park, Rotorua, New Zealand.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1875953
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1875953
Number of protein genes:        1930
Number of RNA genes:              50
Reference
  Authors
Goker M, et al.
  Title
Complete genome sequence of Ignisphaera aggregans type strain (AQ1.S1).
  Journal
Stand Genomic Sci 3:66-75 (2010)

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