Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus 5a2

Names Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus 5a2
Accession numbers NC_010830
Background Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus 5a2. Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus 5a2 is an obligate endosymbiont found in Acanthamoeba sp. TUMSJ-321. This bacterial strain could neither be maintained outside its original host nor transferred to other amoebae. (NCBI BioProject: bp_list[1])
Genus:Candidatus Amoebophilus
Strain 5a2
Complete Yes
Sequencing centre (05-JUN-2008) US DOE Joint Genome Institute, 2800 Mitchell Drive B100, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-1698, USA
(12-APR-2010) National Center for Biotechnology Information, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
(22-APR-2009) Department of Microbial Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, Wien 1090, Austria
Sequencing quality Level 6: Finished
Sequencing depth NA
Sequencing method 454-GS20
Isolation site NA
Isolation country NA
Number of replicons 1
Gram staining properties Negative
Shape Bacilli
Mobility NA
Flagellar presence NA
Number of membranes NA
Oxygen requirements NA
Optimal temperature NA
Temperature range Mesophilic
Habitat HostAssociated
Biotic relationship Free living
Host name NA
Cell arrangement NA
Sporulation NA
Metabolism Sulfur oxidizer
Energy source NA
Diseases NA
Pathogenicity NA