Table 1.

Organisms used and results of FISH specificity tests

SpeciesStrainFISH results obtained with the following probea:
EUB338BET42aGAM42aXAN818
Acidiphilium acidophilum DSM 700T +
Agrobacterium tumefaciens DSM 30147+
Gluconobacter oxydans subsp. oxydans DSM 3503T +
Paracoccus alkenifer DSM 11593T +
Paracoccus solventivorans DSM 11592+
Alcaligenes faecalis DSM 30033++
Beggiatoa alba DSM 1416++
Pseudomonas pseudoalcaligenes DSM 50188T ++
Pseudomonas putida DSM 291T ++
Bacillus subtilis DSM 10T +
Corynebacterium glutamicum DSM 20300T +
Microbacterium laevaniformans DSM 20140T +
Pedobacter heparinus DSM 2366T +
Luteimonas mephitis DSM 12574T ++
Luteimonas mephitis B1959/26++
Luteimonas mephitis B1962/27.1++
Luteimonas mephitis R514++
Luteimonas mephitis R515++
Pseudoxanthomonas broegbernensis DSM 12573T ++
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia LMG 11114++
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia DSM 50170T ++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducens DSM 12575T ++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducens B1910/29.1++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducens L16++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducens L60++
Xanthomonas cucurbitae LMG 690T ++
Xanthomonas hyacinthi LMG 739T ++
Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzaeLMG 5047T +w+
Xanthomonas pisi LMG 847T ++
Xanthomonas sacchari LMG 471T ++
Xylella fastidiosa DSM 10026T ++
  • a Fluorescence signal was positive (+), negative (−), or weak (w).