Complete genome sequence of Marinobacter salarius HL2708#2 isolated from a lava sea water environment on Jeju Island

제주용암 해수 환경에서 분리한 Marinobacter salarius HL2708#2의 유전체 해독

  • Received : 2019.01.02
  • Accepted : 2019.01.16
  • Published : 2019.03.31


During screening of microbes for compounds having cosmetic benefits, we isolated Marinobacter salarius HL2708#2 from lava seawater on Jeju Island, Republic of Korea. The complete genome sequence was determined. Strain HL27080#2 features a circular chromosome of 4,304,603 bp with 57.21% G+C content and a 244,163 bp plasmid with 53.14% G+C. There were 4,180 protein coding sequences identified, along with 49 transfer RNA and 18 ribosomal RNA noncoding genes. The genome harbored genes for the utilization of alcohol, maltose/starch, and monosaccharide as sole carbon sources. Genes responsible for halophilic characteristics and heavy metal resistance could be annotated, as well as aromatic and alkane hydrocarbons. Contrary to the prior report that M. salarius is negative for nitrate and nitrite reduction, nitrate/nitrite reductase along with nitrate/nitrate transporters and nitronate monooxygenase were evident, suggesting that strain HL2708#2 may be able to denitrify extracellular nitroalkenes to ammonia.


Marinobacter salarius;complete genome sequence;lava;seawater

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Fig. 1. Graphical circular map of the chromosome (A) the pHL2708Z5 (B) of HL2708#2.

Table 1. General feature of genome

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Supported by : Korea Institute of Marine Science and Technology Promotion (KIMST), National Research Foundation


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