Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008 Oct;58(Pt 10):2275-81
UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR7621, Observatoire Océanologique, F-66650 Banyuls-sur-Mer, France.
A novel aerobic, non-motile, Gram-negative bacterium, designated AS06/20a(T), was isolated from coastal waters of the Adriatic Sea and subjected to polyphasic taxonomic analysis. Cells were rod-shaped and formed non-pigmented punctiform colonies on agar plates. The novel isolate grew heterotrophically on a variety of carbon compounds, including organic acids, carbohydrates, polyols, amino acids and complex organic substrates. Read More