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Desulfitobacterium hafniense

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Domain  Bacteria
Family  Peptococcaceae
Phylum  Firmicutes
Order  Clostridia
Class  Clostridia
Genus  Desulfitobacterium
Rank  Species
Similar  Desulfitobacterium, Dehalobacter, Dehalococcoides, Desulfomonile, Methanosarcina barkeri

Desulfitobacterium hafniense is a bacterium. Its type strain is Co23 (= ATCC 700175 = DSM 11544). It is an anaerobic spore-forming microorganism. It is notable for being capable of reductive dechlorination of chlorophenols. Its cells are rod-shaped and 3.3 to 6 μm long by 0.6 to 0.7 μm wide, being motile, each cell having one or two terminal flagella. Its type strain is DCB-2T.

Genome structure

Desulfitobacterium hafniense has a genome that contains 5.73 Mbp with 5,060 protein coding genes.

References

Desulfitobacterium hafniense Wikipedia


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