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Table 1 Classification and general features Methanoculleus bourgensis strain MAB1 according to the MIGS specification [42]

From: Complete genome sequence of Methanoculleus bourgensis strain MAB1, the syntrophic partner of mesophilic acetate-oxidising bacteria (SAOB)

MIGS ID Property Term Evidence codea
  Classification Domain Archaea TAS [43]
Phylum Euryarchaeotes TAS [44]
Class Methanomicrobia TAS [45, 46]
Order Methanomicrobiales TAS [47, 48]
Family Methanomicrobiaceae TAS [49]
Genus Methanoculleus TAS [50]
Species Methanoculleus bourgensis TAS [18, 51]
Strain MAB1 TAS [11]
Gram stain Negative TAS [11]
Cell shape Irregular coccus TAS [11]
Motility Not observed TAS [11]
Sporulation Not observed TAS [11]
Temperature range 15–50 °C TAS [23]
Optimum temperature 44–45 °C TAS [23]
Carbon source CO2 TAS [11]
MIGS-6 Habitat Anaerobic digester TAS [11]
MIGS-6.3 Salinity 0.0–0.220 M NH4Cl TAS [11]
MIGS-22 Oxygen requirement Anaerobe TAS [11]
MIGS-15 Biotic relationship Syntrophy (beneficial), free living TAS [11]
MIGS-14 Pathogenicity Not reported NAS
MIGS-4 Geographic location Biogas reactor, Uppsala, Sweden NAS
MIGS-5 Sample collection 1989 NAS
MIGS-4.1 Latitude 59.8581° N NAS
MIGS-4.2 Longitude 17.6447° E NAS
MIGS-4.4 Altitude not applicable NAS
  1. aEvidence codes - IDA Inferred from Direct Assay, TAS Traceable Author Statement (i.e., a direct report exists in the literature); NAS Non-traceable Author Statement (i.e., not directly observed for the living, isolated sample, but based on a generally accepted property for the species, or anecdotal evidence) These evidence codes are from the Gene Ontology project [52]