NC_017095:2143845 Fervidobacterium pennivorans DSM 9078 chromosome, complete genome
Host Lineage: Fervidobacterium pennivorans; Fervidobacterium; Thermotogaceae; Thermotogales; Thermotogae; Bacteria
General Information: Country: Italy; Environment: Hot spring, Mud, Sediment; Isolation: hot mud of spa; Temp: Thermophile; Temp: 65C. This organism is an extreme thermophilic member of the Thermotogales and has the characteristic morphology of one or more cells contained in a sheath-like envelope which extends beyond the cell wall. This organism produces a protease which is able to degrade keratin.