Query: NC_014721:2043910 Caldicellulosiruptor kristjanssonii 177R1B chromosome, complete Lineage: Caldicellulosiruptor kristjanssonii; Caldicellulosiruptor; Thermoanaerobacterales Family III; Thermoanaerobacterales; Firmicutes; Bacteria General Information: Country: Iceland; Environment: Hot spring; Isolation: Hot spring biomat; Iceland; Temp: Thermophile. Country:Iceland. Caldicellulosiruptor kristjanssonii is able to degrade cellulose, xylan and other complex substrates. This organism is thermophilic with a growth temperature optimum of 72 degrees C.
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Lineage: Caldicellulosiruptor obsidiansis; Caldicellulosiruptor; Thermoanaerobacterales Family III; Thermoanaerobacterales; Firmicutes; Bacteria
General Information: Country: USA; Environment: Hot spring; Habitat: Fresh water, Hot spring; Isolation: Obsidian Pool, Yellowstone National Park, USA; Temp: 55-85C. This species is an extremely thermophilic anaerobic bacteria, isolated from Obsidian Pool, Yellowstone National Park. It is a novel cellulolytic bacteria. Caldicellulosiruptor is a genus of thermophilic gram positive bacteria. These organisms produce a number of thermostable enzymes which may have industrial uses.