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Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

, Volume 39, Issue 1, pp 207–216 | Cite as

Investigations on the sheathed bacteriumHaliscomenobacter hydrossis gen.n., sp.n., isolated from activated sludge

  • W. L. van Veen
  • D. van der Kooij
  • E. C. W. A. Geuze
  • A. W. van der Vlies
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Abstract

The morphological and physiological properties of a recently isolated, thin, sheathed bacterium are described. The observations demonstrate that this bacterium differs from the known sheathed microorganisms in many characteristics. The following nomenclature is therefore proposed:Haliscomenobacter hydrossis gen.n. sp.n. The growth of this bacterium in activated sludge is discussed.

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Carotenoid Pigment Filamentous Growth Oxidation Ditch Filamentous Microorganism Basal Salt Solution 
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© H. Veenman & Zonen B.V. 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. L. van Veen
    • 1
  • D. van der Kooij
    • 1
  • E. C. W. A. Geuze
    • 1
  • A. W. van der Vlies
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of MicrobiologyAgricultural UniversityWageningenthe Netherlands

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