Genome assembly of a novel psychrotolerance bacterium, Trichococcus ART1 .

  • Sofiya Parshina (Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) (Creator)
  • N. Strepis (Creator)
  • Steven Aalvink (Creator)
  • Alla N. Nozhevnikova (Creator)
  • A.J.M. Stams (Creator)
  • Diana Machado de Sousa (Creator)



A psychrotolerant anaerobe, strain ART1T, was isolated from a psychrophilic anaerobic digester treating . 16S rRNA gene sequence of strain ART1T was highly similar to those of other Trichococcus species (> 99%), but digital DNA-DNA hybridization (dDDH) values were lower than 70% indicating that strain ART1 is a new species of the genus Trichococcus. Cells of strain ART1T were immotile cocci and stained Gram-positive. Growth was optimal at pH 7.5 and cells could grow in a temperature range of 0 to 37°C (optimum 30°C). Strain ART1T could degrade several carbohydrates, and the main products from glucose fermentation are lactate, acetate, formate, and ethanol. .
Date made available13 Jun 2018
PublisherWageningen University


  • Trichococcus

Accession numbers

  • PRJEB26366
  • ERP108349

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