Table 1.

Organisms used and results of FISH specificity tests

SpeciesStrainFISH results obtained with the following probea:
EUB338BET42aGAM42aXAN818
Acidiphilium acidophilumDSM 700T+
Agrobacterium tumefaciensDSM 30147+
Gluconobacter oxydans subsp. oxydansDSM 3503T+
Paracoccus alkeniferDSM 11593T+
Paracoccus solventivoransDSM 11592+
Alcaligenes faecalisDSM 30033++
Beggiatoa albaDSM 1416++
Pseudomonas pseudoalcaligenesDSM 50188T++
Pseudomonas putidaDSM 291T++
Bacillus subtilisDSM 10T+
Corynebacterium glutamicumDSM 20300T+
Microbacterium laevaniformansDSM 20140T+
Pedobacter heparinusDSM 2366T+
Luteimonas mephitisDSM 12574T++
Luteimonas mephitisB1959/26++
Luteimonas mephitisB1962/27.1++
Luteimonas mephitisR514++
Luteimonas mephitisR515++
Pseudoxanthomonas broegbernensisDSM 12573T++
Stenotrophomonas maltophiliaLMG 11114++
Stenotrophomonas maltophiliaDSM 50170T++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducensDSM 12575T++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducensB1910/29.1++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducensL16++
Stenotrophomonas nitritireducensL60++
Xanthomonas cucurbitaeLMG 690T++
Xanthomonas hyacinthiLMG 739T++
Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzaeLMG 5047T+w+
Xanthomonas pisiLMG 847T++
Xanthomonas sacchariLMG 471T++
Xylella fastidiosaDSM 10026T++
  • a Fluorescence signal was positive (+), negative (−), or weak (w).