Marivita lacus sp. nov., isolated from a saline lake.


A Gram-staining-negative, strictly heterotrophic and aerobic bacterium, strain TS-T44T, was isolated from a saline lake, Tuosu Lake in Qaidam basin, Qinghai province, China. Its taxonomic position was investigated using a polyphasic approach. Cells of strain TS-T44T were non-endospore-forming, non-motile rods, 0.8-1.2 μm wide and 1.2-3.0 μm long. Catalase… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/ijs.0.000195