Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2021 Jul 12. Epub 2021 Jul 12.
Sanriku Education and Research Center for Marine Biosciences, Kitasato University School of Marine Biosciences, 160-4 Utou, Okirai, Sanriku-cho, Ofunato, Iwate, 022-0101, Japan.
A taxonomic investigation using a polyphasic method was conducted to identify a novel marine flavobacterium, designated as DJ-13, isolated from the hard coral Acropora sp. collected at Okinawa, Japan. Bacterial cells were Gram-stain-negative, yellow-colored, strictly aerobic, rod-shaped, catalase- and oxidase-positive, non-motile, and chemoorganoheterotrophic. Read More