Lautropia

Genus nameLautropia
SourcePublished
Alternative namesGZKB25
NCBI taxonomy ID47670

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria
GenusLautropia

16S gene copy number1
GenomesYes1

 In situOther
Filamentous3
Hydrophobic cell surface


Scanning electron micrograph showing the surface appearance of colonies of L. mirabilis ACM 3763. - Source:2

Aerobic heterotroph
Nitrite reduction
Fermentation
Sugars

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

Lautropia are aggregate forming, fermenters 3. They are facultatively anaerobic and fermenters of glucose, fructose, maltose and sucrose 3. No in situ data of Lautropia in activated sludge has been determined.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph3
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction23
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation3
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids
Sugars23
Proteins/Amino Acids

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent000
Activated Sludge0.10.30.5
Digester-Mesophilic0.10.10.3
Digester-Thermophilic00.10.2

Predominant InActivated sludge

References

[1] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 47670 -

[2] Ben Dekhil, Peel, Lennox, Stackebrandt, Sly - Isolation of Lautropia mirabilis from sputa of a cystic fibrosis patient. - J. Clin. Microbiol. 35(4): 1024-6.

[3] Gerner-Smidt, Keiser-Nielsen, Dorsch, Stackebrandt, Ursing, Blom, et al. - Lautropia mirabilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a gram-negative motile coccus with unusual morphology isolated from the human mouth. - Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) 140 ( Pt 7)(): 1787-97. doi:10.1099/13500872-140-7-1787

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