Hymenobacter aquatilis sp. nov., isolated from a mesotrophic artificial lake.

A novel strain, designated HMF3095T, isolated from freshwater of a mesotrophic artificial lake in the Republic of Korea, was characterized by polyphasic taxonomy. The cells were Gram-stain-negative, aerobic, non-motile, straight rods and formed reddish colonies. Phylogenetic analysis based on its 16S rRNA gene sequence revealed that strain HMF3095T fell… CONTINUE READING