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Genus nameSorangium
SourcePublished
Alternative names
NCBI taxonomy ID39643

Taxonomy

KingdomBacteria
GenusSorangium

16S gene copy number4
GenomesYes234

 In situOther
Filamentous5
Hydrophobic cell surface6


Sorangium cellulosum: vegetative cells from yeast agar, phase contrast. Bar= 13 microns. - Source:5

Aerobic heterotroph
Fermentation
Sugars
Proteins/Amino acids

POSNEGVariableNot assessed

Description

Cellulose degraders 5. Bacterial groups within the order Myxococcales, are suggested to degrade active and/or dead cells in activated sludge (micropredators) 1. The in situ physiology of Sorangium in activated sludge has not been studied.

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Metabolism

 In situOther
Autotroph/Mixotroph
AOB
NOB
Anammox
Aerobic Heterotroph5
PAO
GAO
Nitrite Reduction
Sulphate Reduction
Fermentation5
Acetogen
Methanogen
Fatty Acids
Sugars5
Proteins/Amino Acids5

Abundance Information

 10 % percentileMedian90 % percentile
Influent000
Activated Sludge00.10.2
Digester-Mesophilic000
Digester-Thermophilic000

Predominant InActivated sludge

References

[1] Osaka, Ebie, Tsuneda, Inamori - Identification of the bacterial community involved in methane-dependent denitrification in activated sludge using DNA stable-isotope probing. - FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 64(3): 494-506. doi:10.1111/j.1574-6941.2008.00473.x

[2] - NCBI genome database, NCBI id 39643 -

[3] Schneiker, Perlova, Kaiser, Gerth, Alici, Altmeyer, et al. - Complete genome sequence of the myxobacterium Sorangium cellulosum. - Nat. Biotechnol. 25(11): 1281-9. doi:10.1038/nbt1354

[4] Han, Li, Peng, Zhu, Zhou, Wang, et al. - Extraordinary expansion of a Sorangium cellulosum genome from an alkaline milieu. - Sci Rep 3(): 2101. doi:10.1038/srep02101

[5] Reichenbach, H. (2005) Genus VI. Sorangium (Jahn 1924) gen. nov., nom. Rev. In: D.J, Brenner., N.R, Kreig., J.T. Staley., and G.M, Garrity (eds). Bergeys Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. Second edition, vol 2 (The Proteobacteria), Part C (The Alpha-Beta- Delta- and Epsilon Proteobacteria), pp 1132-1136. Springer, New York. - Reichenbach 2005 -

[6] Krekler, C., Ziehr, H., Klein, J. (1991) Influence of physicochemical bacterial surface properties on adsorption to inorganic porous supports. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 35(4): 484-490. - Krekler Et Al 1991 -

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