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Table 2 Archaeal 16S rRNA gene clone libraries

From: Coexistence and competition of sulfate-reducing and methanogenic populations in an anaerobic hexadecane-degrading culture

Phylogenetic group In silico T-RF (No. of clones)a Clone type (GenBank Accession Number) Closest species Similarity (%)
CK 0.5 mM 25 mM
Methanosaetaceae 228 (2)    A4-6 (KJ735834) Methanosaeta harundinacea 6Ac; NR_102896 99
495 (12) 495 (11) 495 (10) A18-26 (KJ735844) 96
791 (1)    A80-6 (KR297252) 82
Methanomicrobiaceae   186 (3) 186 (12), 187 (1) A4-7 (KJ735835) Methanoculleus receptaculi ZC-2; NR_043961 99
   186 (2) A18-28 (KJ735845) 95
Methanoregulaceae   84 (9)   A4-21 (KJ735839) Methanolinea tarda NOBI-1; NR_028163 98
84 (1), 393 (1)    A80-2 (KJ735846) 97
Methanobacteriaceae 93 (1), 95 (6)    A80-8 (KJ735840) Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus CaT2; AP011952 83
  91 (1), 92 (5)   A4-27 (KJ735841) Methanobacterium beijingense 4-1; AY552778 99
  1. aThe 16S rRNA gene clone libraries were retrieved from the cultures after 421 days of incubation. CK, the culture without hexadecane and sulfate addition; 0.5 mM: the culture only amended with hexadecane and 0.5 mM sulfate; 25 mM: the culture amended with hexadecane and 25 mM sulfate