KEGG   GENOME: Rhizobium tropiciHelp
Entry
T02432            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
rtr, 698761
Definition
Rhizobium tropici CIAT 899
Annotation
KOALAShow organism
Taxonomy
TAX:698761
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Alphaproteobacteria; Rhizobiales; Rhizobiaceae; Rhizobium/Agrobacterium group; Rhizobium
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
UNAM
Keywords
Nitrogen fixation, Endosymbiont
Comment
Alpha-Proteobacteria that establish nitrogen-fixing symbiosis with a range of legume hosts.
Displays intrinsic resistance to several abiotic stressful conditions such as low soil pH and high temperatures, which are common in tropical environments, and to several antimicrobials, including pesticides.
Produces a wide range of Nod factor structures.
Proficient maize rhizospheric and endophytic colonizer, with the capacity to promote plant growth.
Isolated from a common-bean nodule in Colombia.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
3837060
Plasmid
pRtrCIAT899a; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
216610
Plasmid
pRtrCIAT899b; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
549467
Plasmid
pRtrCIAT899c; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
2083197
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       6686334
Number of protein genes:        6287
Number of RNA genes:              62
Reference
  Authors
Ormeno-Orrillo E, et al.
  Title
Genomic basis of broad host range and environmental adaptability of Rhizobium tropici CIAT 899 and Rhizobium sp. PRF 81 which are used in inoculants for common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.).
  Journal
BMC Genomics 13:735 (2012)

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