Spiribacter roseus sp. nov., a moderately halophilic species of the genus Spiribacter from salterns.


Four pink-pigmented, non-motile, Gram-staining-negative and moderately halophilic curved rods, designated strains SSL50T, SSL25, SSL97 and SSL4, were isolated from a saltern located in Isla Cristina, Huelva, south-west Spain. Phylogenetic analyses based on 16S rRNA gene sequences showed that they were members of the genus Spiribacter, most closely related… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.001338


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