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The Family Sneathiellaceae

  • Brian Austin
Reference work entry

Abstract

Sneathiellaceae, a family in the order Sneathiellales, comprises the genera Oceanibacterium and Sneathiella. The cultures are Gram-negative asporogenous rods, which have been recovered from marine samples. The dominant fatty acids include C18:1ω7c and C16:0. The G + C content of the DNA is ∼57 mol%. 16S rRNA gene sequencing evidence was used principally to delineate the new order, family, and genera.

Keywords

Marine Agar Western Pacific Warm Pool Arginine Dihydrolase Esterase Lipase Major Cellular Fatty Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Aquaculture, School of Natural SciencesUniversity of StirlingStirlingScotland, UK

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