Prosthecomicrobium litoralum, a New Species from Marine Habitats

@article{Bauld1983ProsthecomicrobiumLA,
  title={Prosthecomicrobium litoralum, a New Species from Marine Habitats},
  author={John Bauld and Robert Bigford and James T. Staley},
  journal={International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={33},
  pages={613-617}
}
Marine strains of multiply appendaged prosthecate bacteria have been isolated. All three strains included in this study have characteristics that are typical of the genus Prosthecomicrobium. The deoxyribonucleic acid base compositions of the strains tested range from 66 to 67 mol% guanine plus cytosine; these values are similar to the value reported for Prosthecomicrobium enhydrum. However, the new strains which we studied differ from Prosthecomicrobium enhydrum because of their marine origin… 

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