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Order: Spartobacteria
 
Order: Spartobacteria
 
Family: Chthoniobacter
 
Family: Chthoniobacter
Genus: Chthoniobacter flavus
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Genus: Chthoniobacter  
 
Species:  Chthoniobacter flavus Ellin428
 
Species:  Chthoniobacter flavus Ellin428
  
 
=Description=
 
=Description=
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Chthoniobacter flavus is the only species in the Genus currently and was discovered in the soil of a rye grass and clover pasture in Victoria, Australia.
  
 
[[File:alcanivorax bork.jpg|300px|thumb|right|Alcanivorax borkumensis [1F] ]]
 
[[File:alcanivorax bork.jpg|300px|thumb|right|Alcanivorax borkumensis [1F] ]]
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=Ecology and Significance=
 
=Ecology and Significance=
  
=Genome Structure=
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=Genome Structure=  
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7,848,700 base pairs long
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61% GC Content
  
 
=Metabolism=
 
=Metabolism=

Revision as of 21:05, 6 May 2015

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Classification

Domain: Bacteria Phylum: Verrucomicrobia Class: Spartobacteria Order: Spartobacteria Family: Chthoniobacter Genus: Chthoniobacter Species: Chthoniobacter flavus Ellin428

Description

Chthoniobacter flavus is the only species in the Genus currently and was discovered in the soil of a rye grass and clover pasture in Victoria, Australia.

Alcanivorax borkumensis [1F]

Ecology and Significance

Genome Structure

7,848,700 base pairs long

61% GC Content

Metabolism

References

[1] Sangwan, Parveen, Xiaolei Chen, Philip Hugenholtz, and Peter H. Janssen. “Chthoniobacter Flavus Gen. Nov., Sp. Nov., the First Pure-Culture Representative of Subdivision Two, Spartobacteria Classis Nov., of the Phylum Verrucomicrobia.” Applied and Environmental Microbiology 70, no. 10 (October 2004): 5875–81. doi:10.1128/AEM.70.10.5875-5881.2004.

[2]Kant, Ravi, Mark W. J. van Passel, Airi Palva, Susan Lucas, Alla Lapidus, Tijana Glavina del Rio, Eileen Dalin, et al. “Genome Sequence of Chthoniobacter Flavus Ellin428, an Aerobic Heterotrophic Soil Bacterium▿.” Journal of Bacteriology 193, no. 11 (June 2011): 2902–3. doi:10.1128/JB.00295-11.

Figures

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Author

Page authored by Chelsea Zegler, student of Prof. Katherine Mcmahon at University of Wisconsin - Madison.