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: Environment: Host; Isolation: Ulcerative lesion of a bovine foot infected; Temp. Mesophile. This organism is the causative agent for digital dermatitis in bovines. This disease produces painful lesions on the foot and can cause weight loss and decreased milk production.