Terrimonas

Genus nameTerrimonas
SourcePublished
Alternative namesLPB08, PHOS-HE31 (MiDAS 1.20)
NCBI taxonomy ID296051

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria
GenusTerrimonas

16S gene copy number1
GenomesYes1

 In situOther
Filamentous234
Hydrophobic cell surface


Transmission electron micrograph of a negatively stained cell of strain M-8T grown on R2A agar for 24 h. Bar, 0.5 micron. - Source:2

Aerobic heterotroph
Fatty acids
Sugars
Proteins/Amino acids

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

Strictly aerobic, non-filamentous bacteria, which occur as single rods in pure culture. Hydrolyse a number of various substrates. No associated physiological information has been determined for this genus in situ.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph23456
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation6
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids25
Sugars23456
Proteins/Amino Acids46

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent000.1
Activated Sludge0.40.61.1
Digester-Mesophilic00.10.3
Digester-Thermophilic000

Predominant InActivated sludge

References

[1] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 296051 -

[2] Zhang, Gu, Zhou, He, Zheng, Li, et al. - Terrimonas rubra sp. nov., isolated from a polluted farmland soil and emended description of the genus Terrimonas. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 62(Pt 11): 2593-7. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.036079-0

[3] Xie, Yokota - Reclassification of [Flavobacterium] ferrugineum as Terrimonas ferruginea gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Terrimonas lutea sp. nov., isolated from soil. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 5): 1117-21. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.64115-0

[4] Jin, Wang, Bai, Jin, Yu, Wang, et al. - Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 63(Pt 5): 1658-64. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.036848-0

[5] Sheu, Cho, Arun, Chen - Terrimonas aquatica sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater spring. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60(Pt 12): 2705-9. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.020164-0

[6] Jiang, Qiu, Chang, Qu, Ren, Kan, et al. - Terrimonas arctica sp. nov., isolated from Arctic tundra soil. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 64(Pt 11): 3798-803. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.067033-0

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