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Genus nameCollinsella
SourcePublished
Alternative namesAccomodates Eubacterium aerofaciens
NCBI taxonomy ID102106

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria

16S gene copy number1-5
GenomesYes1

 In situOther
Filamentous234
Hydrophobic cell surface


Fermentation
Sugars

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

Strictly anaerobic2 3 fermenting bacteria 2 3 4. Fermentation products of glucose are H2, ethanol, formate and lactate 2. Cells occur in chains of rod-shaped cells 3 4. The in situ physiology of Collinsella in activated sludge has not been determined.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph234
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation234
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids
Sugars234
Proteins/Amino Acids

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent00.13.1
Activated Sludge0.10.20.3
Digester-Mesophilic000.1
Digester-Thermophilic0.10.10.2

Predominant InInfluent

References

[1] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 102106 -

[2] Kageyama, Benno, Nakase - Phylogenetic and phenotypic evidence for the transfer of Eubacterium aerofaciens to the genus Collinsella as Collinsella aerofaciens gen. nov., comb. nov. - Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49 Pt 2(): 557-65. doi:10.1099/00207713-49-2-557

[3] Kageyama, Benno - Emendation of genus Collinsella and proposal of Collinsella stercoris sp. nov. and Collinsella intestinalis sp. nov. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50 Pt 5(): 1767-74. doi:10.1099/00207713-50-5-1767

[4] Nagai, Watanabe, Morotomi - Slackia piriformis sp. nov. and Collinsella tanakaei sp. nov., new members of the family Coriobacteriaceae, isolated from human faeces. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60(Pt 11): 2639-46. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.017533-0

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