Sinomonas humi sp. nov., an amylolytic actinobacterium isolated from mangrove forest soil

Lee Learn Han, Adzzie Shazleen Azman, Nurullhudda Zainal, Wai Fong Yin, Nurul Syakima Ab Mutalib, Kok Gan Chan

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Strain MUSC 117Twas isolated from mangrove soil of the Tanjung Lumpur forest in Pahang, Malaysia. This bacterium was yellowish-white pigmented, Gram-staining-positive, rod?coccus shaped and non-motile. On the basis of 16S rRNA gene sequence, strain MUSC 117Texhibited highest sequence similarity to Sinomonas atrocyanea DSM 20127T(98.0 ), Sinomonas albida LC13T(97.9 ) and Sinomonas soli CW 59T (97.8 ), and lower (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)996 - 1002
Number of pages7
JournalInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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