Uruburuella

Genus nameUruburuella
SourcePublished
Alternative names
NCBI taxonomy ID299568

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria

16S gene copy number-
GenomesNo1

 In situOther
Filamentous
Hydrophobic cell surface


Aerobic heterotroph
Nitrite reduction
Fermentation
Fatty acids
Sugars

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

No in situ information is available for the genus. Members are facultatively anaerobic coccobacilli, with a fermentative metabolism 2 3. Sugars and fatty acids namely, glucose, fructose, gluconate and malate are assimilated 2. Denitrifying ability is possible for some strains 2 4.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph23
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction2
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation23
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids2
Sugars23
Proteins/Amino Acids

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent0.10.30.8
Activated Sludge000.1
Digester-Mesophilic000.1
Digester-Thermophilic000

Predominant InInfluent

References

[1] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 299568 -

[2] Vela, Collins, Lawson, García, Domínguez, Fernández-Garayzábal, et al. - Uruburuella suis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from clinical specimens of pigs. - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55(Pt 2): 643-7. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63346-0

[3] Kuhnert, Thomann, Brodard, Haefeli, Korczak - Uruburuella testudinis sp. nov., isolated from tortoise (Testudo). - Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 65(Pt 4): 1251-5. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.000089

[4] Zafiriadis, Ntougias, Mirelis, Kapagiannidis, Aivasidis - Molecular characterization of denitrifying bacteria isolated from the anoxic reactor of a modified DEPHANOX plant performing enhanced biological phosphorus removal. - Water Environ. Res. 84(6): 475-84.

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