ORGANISM INFORMATION
GOLD Organism ID Go0003619
Organism Name Methanosalsum zhilinae WeN5, DSM 4017
Other Names
Common Name
NCBI Taxonomy ID 679901
Domain ARCHAEAL
Phylum EURYARCHAEOTA-METHANOMICROBIA
Genus Methanosalsum
Genus Synonyms
Species Methanosalsum zhilinae
Species Synonyms
Serovar/Cultivar
Strain WeN5, DSM 4017
Subspecies
Type Strain Yes
Culture Collection DSM 4017
Organism Type Natural
Cultured Yes
Culture Type Isolate
Comments
Biosafety Level
Taxon DOI 10.1601/tx.263
Exemplar DOI 10.1601/ex.250
Exemplar Name Methanosalsum zhilinae
Genbank 16S ID FJ224366
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 Methanosalsum zhilinae DSM 4017
NCBI Tax ID 679901
NCBI Superkingdom Archaea
NCBI Kingdom
NCBI Phylum Euryarchaeota
NCBI Class Methanomicrobia
NCBI Order Methanosarcinales
NCBI Family Methanosarcinaceae
NCBI Genus Methanosalsum
NCBI Species Methanosalsum zhilinae
 
 
ORGANISM METADATA
Cell Diameter
Cell Shape
Color
Gram Stain Gram-
Motility Nonmotile
Oxygen Requirement (MIGS-22) Anaerobe
pH
Salinity (MIGS-6.3) Halophile
Pressure
Sporulation
Carbon Source
Biotic Relationships (MIGS-14) Free living
Temperature Optimum
Temperature Range Mesophile
Cell Length
Commercial Strain
Commercial Strain Comments
Cell Arrangements
Diseases (MIGS-15) None
Habitats (MIGS-6) Sediment
Aquatic
Metabolism Methanogen
Phenotypes Alkaliphile
Energy Sources Methylotroph
 
 
COLLECTION DATE
Collection Date (MIGS-5)
ORGANISM ISOLATION
Sample Isolation Publication
Sample Collection Site (MIGS-13) Sediment of alkaline lake in Wadi el Natrun, Egypt
Isolation Country Egypt
Sample Isolation Comments
Sample Collection Method
Contact Name Jonathan Eisen
Contact Email jaeisen@ucdavis.edu
 
 
ECOSYSTEM CLASSIFICATION
Ecosystem Environmental
Ecosystem Category Aquatic
Ecosystem Type Sediment
Ecosystem Subtype Unclassified
Specific Ecosystem Unclassified
ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION
Geographic Location (MIGS-4) Sediment of alkaline lake in Wadi el Natrun, Egypt
LatLong Information Inferred
Latitude (MIGS-4.1) 30.437189
Longitude (MIGS-4.2) 30.334396
Geographical Map
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Methane Concentration (mmol)
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Hydrogen Sulfide Concentration (mM)
Hydrogen Sulfide Presence
Irradiance
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ProPortal WOA Silicate
ProPortal WOA Phosphate
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