KEGG   GENOME: Azospirillum brasilenseHelp
Entry
T02152            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
abs, 1064539
Definition
Azospirillum brasilense Sp245
Annotation
KOALAShow organism
Taxonomy
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Alphaproteobacteria; Rhodospirillales; Rhodospirillaceae; Azospirillum
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
U Tennessee
Keywords
Denitrification, Nitrogen fixation
Comment
Bacteria of the genus Azospirillum are found primarily in terrestrial habitats, where they colonize roots of important cereals and other grasses promote plant growth by several mechanisms including nitrogen fixation and phytohormone secretion.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
3023440
Plasmid
AZOBR_p1; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1766028
Plasmid
AZOBR_p2; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
912449
Plasmid
AZOBR_p3; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
778798
Plasmid
AZOBR_p4; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
690334
Plasmid
AZOBR_p5; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
191828
Plasmid
AZOBR_p6; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
167364
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       7530241
Number of protein genes:        7557
Number of RNA genes:             114
Reference
  Authors
Wisniewski-Dye F, et al.
  Title
Azospirillum genomes reveal transition of bacteria from aquatic to terrestrial environments.
  Journal
PLoS Genet 7:e1002430 (2011)

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