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Rhodococcus opacus Klatte et al. 1995  

IEGM 2226

<- 2014, T.N. Kamenskikh, IEGM, B14-2. Isolated from: oil-polluted soil, Perm region, Russia. Taxonomy/description: shows positive result with Rhodococcus opacus primers in species-specific PCR. Properties: uses n-hexadecane, benzene, and crude oil as a sole carbon source; resistant to Mo6+ (5.0 mM). (Medium 2, 5 or 8, 28oC).

Medium: 2, 5, 8