Sphaerotilus

Known as: Cladothrix 
A genus of gram-negative, sheathed, rod-shaped bacteria in the family COMAMONADACEAE. They are closely related to LEPTOTHRIX.
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
A Gram-negative, rod-shaped, motile, non-pigmented, facultative aerobe that grew optimally at pH 6.5 and 30 degrees C (strain… (More)
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2005
2005
Sphaerotilus natans is a sheathed bacterium often found in activated sludge that has a bulking problem. A bacterial strain that… (More)
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1999
1999
Four strains of filamentous bacteria were isolated from slimes collected in different paper mill factories. Morphological and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Two bacteriophage collections were examined with regard to their ability to form plaques on multiple bacterial host species. Nine… (More)
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1998
1998
A sheathed bacterium, Sphaerotilus natans, was cultured with vigorous shaking in a medium containing peptone. Then the biomass… (More)
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1988
1988
Sphaerotilus natans, one of the most widely reported causes of bulking in activated sludge, can exist both within and outside of… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Responses of the benthic insect community of a southern Appalachian trout stream to inorganic sedimentation and nutrient… (More)
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1970
1970
In situ growth of Sphaerotilus on microscope slides immersed in a thermally polluted stream was studied. Ultraviolet radiation… (More)
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1964
1964
By means of hay infusion-Fe(OH)3−MnCO3 enrichment cultures, 11 pure strains of the filamentous, sheathed bacterium, Sphaerotilus… (More)
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1957
1957
During the course of studies of the bacterial and algal flora of creek waters we were puzzled by the absence of any… (More)
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