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Abstract

The taxonomic position of a novel marine, heterotrophic, aerobic, pigmented, non-motile bacterium isolated from sea water was determined. 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis revealed that strain KMM 6143 is a member of the genus . The results of DNA–DNA hybridization experiments supported by phenotypic and chemotaxonomic data showed that the isolate represents a novel species of the genus , for which the name sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is KMM 6143 (=KCTC 12363=LMG 23026).

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Micrograph of KMM 6143 , showing ring-like and horseshoe-shaped cells.



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