KEGG   GENOME: Candidatus Chloracidobacterium thermophilum BHelp
Entry
T01629            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
ctm, 981222
Definition
Candidatus Chloracidobacterium thermophilum B
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:981222
  Lineage
Bacteria; Acidobacteria; Candidatus Chloracidobacterium
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Penn State U
Comment
The only known chlorophototroph in the phylum Acidobacteria.
Aerobic photoheterotroph that lacks the ability to synthesize several essential nutrients.
Naturally inhabits microbial mats of alkaline siliceous hot springs in Yellowstone National Park.
Chromosome
1; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
2683362
Chromosome
2; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1012010
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       3695372
Number of protein genes:        3054
Number of RNA genes:              49
Reference
  Authors
Garcia Costas AM, et al.
  Title
Complete genome of Candidatus Chloracidobacterium thermophilum, a chlorophyll-based photoheterotroph belonging to the phylum Acidobacteria.
  Journal
Environ Microbiol 14:177-90 (2012)

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