Oceanicaulis alexandrii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel stalked bacterium isolated from a culture of the dinoflagellate Alexandrium tamarense (Lebour) Balech.

@article{Strmpl2003OceanicaulisAG,
  title={Oceanicaulis alexandrii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel stalked bacterium isolated from a culture of the dinoflagellate Alexandrium tamarense (Lebour) Balech.},
  author={Carsten Str{\"o}mpl and Georgina L. Hold and Heinrich Lünsdorf and Jennifer C. Graham and Susan Gallacher and Wolf-Rainer Abraham and Edward R. B. Moore and Kenneth N. Timmis},
  journal={International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={53 Pt 6},
  pages={
          1901-6
        }
}
  • C. Strömpl, G. Hold, K. Timmis
  • Published 1 November 2003
  • Biology
  • International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology
Five bacterial strains were isolated from a non-toxigenic strain of the marine dinoflagellate Alexandrium tamarense (Lebour) Balech CCMP 116 (NEPCC C116), during a survey of the diversity of bacteria associated with paralytic shellfish toxin-producing cultures of Alexandrium spp. (Dinophyta). All strains were strictly aerobic, Gram-negative, straight or curved rods. Cells were dimorphic, with stalks (or prosthecae) and non-motile or non-stalked and motile, by means of a single polar flagellum… 

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