Query: NC_011837:3814000 Clostridium kluyveri NBRC 12016, complete genome Lineage: Clostridium kluyveri; Clostridium; Clostridiaceae; Clostridiales; Firmicutes; Bacteria General Information: Involved in production of caproic acid in co-culture with a methanogen. Clostridium kluyveri was enriched from mud in a co-culture with Methanobacterium omelianskii. When grown on ethanol C. kluyveri produce caproic acid in addition to acetic acid. This organism is able to grow anaerobically on ethanol and acetate as sole energy sources.
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General Information: Country: Belgium; Environment: Soil; Isolation: Soil matrix of an anoxic water-saturated; Temp: Mesophile. This organism is able to dechlorinate compounds such as dichloroethane and dichloropropane making it a potential bioremediation agent.