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Rhodococcus erythropolis
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Rhodococcus erythropolis (Gray and Thornton 1928) Goodfellow and Alderson 1979

IEGM 1182

<- 2011, T.N. Kamenskikh, IEGM, S9-2. Isolated from: soil, to salt dump, Solikamsk, Perm region, Russia. Taxonomy/description: shows positive result with Rhodococcus erythropolis primers in species-specific PCR. Properties: uses n-hexadecane as a sole carbon source; resistant to Cr6+, Pb2+ (20.0 mM), Ni2+ (10.0 mM), Cu2+, Zn2+ (5.0 mM). (Medium 2 or 8, 28oC).

Medium: 2, 8