KEGG   Methanopyrus kandleri

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T numberT00078
Org codemka
AliasesMETKA, 190192
Full nameMethanopyrus kandleri
DefinitionMethanopyrus kandleri AV19
Annotationyes
TaxonomyTAX: 190192
    LineageArchaea; Euryarchaeota; Methanopyri; Methanopyrales; Methanopyraceae; Methanopyrus
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000007185.1)
BioProject: 294
Original DBFidelity Systems
KeywordsAutotrophic methanogen
CommentRod-shaped methanogen.
Grows chemolithoautotrophically at 80-110 deg C in the H2-CO2 atmosphere.
Isolated from the sea floor at the base of a 2,000-m-deep "black smoker" chimney in the Gulf of California.
ChromosomeCircular
    SequenceGB: AE009439
    Length1694969
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1694969
Number of protein genes: 1687
Number of RNA genes: 38
Created2002
ReferencePMID: 11930014
    AuthorsSlesarev AI, Mezhevaya KV, Makarova KS, Polushin NN, Shcherbinina OV, Shakhova VV, Belova GI, Aravind L, Natale DA, Rogozin IB, et al.
    TitleThe complete genome of hyperthermophile Methanopyrus kandleri AV19 and monophyly of archaeal methanogens.
    JournalProc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:4644-9 (2002)
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.032671499