ORGANISM INFORMATION
GOLD Organism ID Go0001902
Organism Name Methanothermococcus okinawensis IH1
Other Names
Common Name
NCBI Taxonomy ID 647113
Domain ARCHAEAL
Phylum EURYARCHAEOTA-METHANOCOCCI
Genus Methanothermococcus
Genus Synonyms
Species Methanothermococcus okinawensis
Species Synonyms
Subspecies
Serovar
Strain IH1
Type Strain Yes
Culture Collection JCM 11175
Organism Type Natural
Cultured Yes
Culture Type Isolate
Comments
Biosafety Level
Strain Info ID
Taxon DOI 10.1601/tx.162
Exemplar DOI 10.1601/ex.162
Exemplar Name Methanothermococcus okinawensis
Genbank 16S ID AB057722
Is Public Yes
Last Modified By Tatiparthi Reddy on 2017-03-14
Related Sequencing Projects 1
Related Analysis Projects 1
NCBI TAXONOMY
NCBI Organism Name Methanothermococcus okinawensis IH1
NCBI Tax ID 647113
NCBI Superkingdom Archaea
NCBI Kingdom
NCBI Phylum Euryarchaeota
NCBI Class Methanococci
NCBI Order Methanococcales
NCBI Family Methanococcaceae
NCBI Genus Methanothermococcus
NCBI Species Methanothermococcus okinawensis
ORGANISM METADATA
Cell Diameter
Cell Shape Coccus-shaped
Color
Gram Stain Gram-
Motility Motile
Oxygen Requirement (MIGS-22) Anaerobe
pH 4.5 - 8.5
Salinity (MIGS-6.3)
Pressure
Sporulation
Carbon Source
Biotic Relationships (MIGS-14) Free living
Temperature Optimum 40 - 75
Temperature Range Thermophile
Cell Length
Commercial Strain
Commercial Strain Comments
Cell Arrangements
Diseases (MIGS-15) None
Habitats (MIGS-6) Marine
Aquatic
Hot spring
Hydrothermal vent
Deep sea
Fresh water
Metabolism Methanogen
Phenotypes
Energy Sources Autotroph
Lithotroph
COLLECTION DATE
Collection Date (MIGS-5)
ORGANISM ISOLATION
Sample Isolation Publication
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Sample Collection Site (MIGS-13) Deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney at the Iheya Ridge in the Okinawa Trough Japan
Isolation Country Japan
Sample Isolation Comments
Sample Collection Method
Contact Name William Whitman
Contact Email whitman@uga.edu
GOLD CLASSIFICATION
Ecosystem Environmental
Ecosystem Category Aquatic
Ecosystem Type Marine
Ecosystem Subtype Hydrothermal vents
Specific Ecosystem Unclassified
ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION
Geographic Location (MIGS-4) Deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney at the Iheya Ridge in the Okinawa Trough Japan
Latitude (MIGS-4.1)
Longitude (MIGS-4.2)
Geographical Map No mapping data available.
LatLong Information
Altitude (MIGS-4.4)
Depth (MIGS-4.3)
Sample Collection Temperature
Chlorophyll Concentration
Nitrate Concentration
Oxygen Concentration
Salinity Concentration
Growth Conditions
ProPortal Ocean
ProPortal Isolation
ProPortal Station
ProPortal WOA Temperature
ProPortal WOA Salinty
ProPortal WOA Oxygen
ProPortal WOA Silicate
ProPortal WOA Phosphate
ProPortal WOA Nitrate