KEGG   Ignisphaera aggregans

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T numberT01307
Org codeiag
Aliases583356
Full nameIgnisphaera aggregans
DefinitionIgnisphaera aggregans DSM 17230
CategoryType strain
Annotationyes
TaxonomyTAX: 583356
    LineageArchaea; Crenarchaeota; Thermoprotei; Desulfurococcales; Desulfurococcaceae; Ignisphaera
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000145985.1)
BioProject: 33361
Original DBJGI
CommentHyperthermophile.
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.
ChromosomeCircular
    SequenceGB: CP002098
    Length1875953
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1875953
Number of protein genes: 1930
Number of RNA genes: 50
Created2010
ReferencePMID: 21304693
    AuthorsGoker M, Held B, Lapidus A, Nolan M, Spring S, Yasawong M, Lucas S, Glavina Del Rio T, Tice H, Cheng JF, et al.
    TitleComplete genome sequence of Ignisphaera aggregans type strain (AQ1.S1).
    JournalStand Genomic Sci 3:66-75 (2010)
DOI: 10.4056/sigs.1072907