Candidatus CloacamonasDid we forget anything? Let us know

Genus nameCandidatus Cloacamonas
SourcePublished
Alternative names
NCBI taxonomy ID456826

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria

16S gene copy number2
GenomesYes23

 In situOther
Filamentous
Hydrophobic cell surface


Aerobic heterotroph
Fermentation
Fatty acids
Sugars
Proteins/Amino acids

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

Dominant bacterium in anaerobic digesters 1. Metagenomic information suggests that the organism may be a hydrogen producing syntroph 3. Carbon and energy are acquired through the glycolytic Embden-Meyerhof pathway and the fermentation of amino acids, sugars and carboxylic acids 3.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph3
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation3
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids3
Sugars3
Proteins/Amino Acids3

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent000
Activated Sludge000
Digester-Mesophilic000.9
Digester-Thermophilic000

Predominant InAD - Mesophilic

References

[1] Guo, Peng, Ni, Han, Fan, Yuan, et al. - Dissecting microbial community structure and methane-producing pathways of a full-scale anaerobic reactor digesting activated sludge from wastewater treatment by metagenomic sequencing. - Microb. Cell Fact. 14(): 33. doi:10.1186/s12934-015-0218-4

[2] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 456826 -

[3] Pelletier, Kreimeyer, Bocs, Rouy, Gyapay, Chouari, et al. - "Candidatus Cloacamonas acidaminovorans": genome sequence reconstruction provides a first glimpse of a new bacterial division. - J. Bacteriol. 190(7): 2572-9. doi:10.1128/JB.01248-07

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