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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Corynebacterium marinum sp. nov. isolated from coastal sediment
Authors: Du, Zong-Jun
Jordan, Elizabeth M
Rooney, Alejandro P
Chen, Guan-Jun
Austin, Brian
Contact Email: brian.austin@stir.ac.uk
Keywords: Corynebacterium
China
Issue Date: Aug-2010
Publisher: Society of General Microbiology / International Union of Microbiological Societies
Citation: Du Z, Jordan EM, Rooney AP, Chen G & Austin B (2010) Corynebacterium marinum sp. nov. isolated from coastal sediment, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 60 (8), pp. 1944-1947.
Abstract: A taxonomic study was performed on strain D7015T, which was isolated from coastal sediment close to a coal-fired power station in Qingdao, China. Strain D7015T comprised Gram-positive, non-motile diphtheroid rods, which grew in the presence of 0-8% (w/v) NaCl and at 4-37°C, with optimum growth at 1% (w/v) NaCl and 30-32°C. The G+C content was 65.0 mol%. The major fatty acids were C18:1ω9c (56.18%), C16:0 (38.02%), C16:1ω7c (4.45%), C18:0 (1.0%) and C14:0 (0.35%). On the basis of the morphological, physiological and phylogenetic characteristics, strain D7015T was classified in the genus Corynebacterium. It exhibited a 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity of 95.9% and a DNA:DNA relatedness value of 20.4% with Corynebacterium halotolerans DSM 44683T. Strain D7015T was sufficiently different from hitherto described Corynebacterium species to be considered as a novel species. The name Corynebacterium marinum sp. nov. is proposed, with strain D7015T (=CGMCC 1.6998T =NRRL B-24779T) as the type strain.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/2715
URL: http://ijs.sgmjournals.org/
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/ijs.0.018523-0
Rights: Published in International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology by Society of General Microbiology / International Union of Microbiological Societies.; This is an author manuscript that has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, copyright International Union of Microbiological Societies, but has not been copy-edited, formatted or proofed. Cite this article as appearing in International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. This version of the manuscript may not be duplicated or reproduced, other than for personal use or within the rule of 'Fair Use of Copyrighted Materials' (section 17, Title 17, US Code), without permission from the copyright owner, International Union of Microbiological Societies. The Society for General Microbiology and the International Union of Microbiological Societies disclaim any responsibility or liability for errors or omissions in this version of the manuscript or in any version derived from
Affiliation: Shandong University
Heriot-Watt University
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Shandong University
Aquaculture

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