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Query: NC_000917:1246806:1253914 Archaeoglobus fulgidus DSM 4304, complete genome

Start: 1253914, End: 1254573, Length: 660

Host Lineage: Archaeoglobus fulgidus; Archaeoglobus; Archaeoglobaceae; Archaeoglobales; Euryarchaeota; Archaea

General Information: This is the type strain (DSM 4304) of the Archaeoglobales, and was isolated from a geothermally heated sea floor at Vulcano Island, Italy. Doubling time is four hours under optimal conditions. The organism is an autotrophic or organotrophic sulfate/sulfite respirer. An additional distinguishing characteristic is blue-green fluorescence at 420 nm. This bacterium is the first sulfur-metabolizing organism to have its genome sequence determined. Growth by sulfate reduction is restricted to relatively few groups of prokaryotes; all but one of these are Eubacteria, the exception being the archaeal sulfate reducers in the Archaeoglobales. These organisms are unique in that they are only distantly related to other bacterial sulfate reducers, and because they can grow at extremely high temperatures. The known Archaeoglobales are strict anaerobes, most of which are hyperthermophilic marine sulfate reducers found in hydrothermal environments. High-temperature sulfate reduction by Archaeoglobus species contributes to deep subsurface oil-well 'souring' by iron sulfide, which causes corrosion of iron and steel in oil-and gas-processing systems.

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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_009051:419929:421122421122421781660Methanoculleus marisnigri JR1, complete genomeamino acid-binding ACT domain protein4e-58224
NC_014122:773825:791120791120791773654Methanocaldococcus infernus ME chromosome, complete genomeamino acid-binding ACT domain protein3e-56218
NC_007681:1608223:160915716091571609807651Methanosphaera stadtmanae DSM 3091, complete genomeEhbQ2e-48192
NC_007681:1608223:160822316082231608873651Methanosphaera stadtmanae DSM 3091, complete genomeconserved hydrophilic protein8e-32137
NC_007681:121150:133024133024133686663Methanosphaera stadtmanae DSM 3091, complete genomehypothetical protein2e-27122