Table 3.

Quantification of EHB in crystallizers from different solar salterns

SalternSalinity (%)Counts/ml (mean ± SD)% of counts specific for EHB (mean ± SD)
DAPIEHB412
Grand Canary 1322.4 × 106 ± 0.9 × 1061.3 × 105 ± 1.0 × 1055.1 ± 2.8
Grand Canary 2325.7 × 106 ± 2.0 × 1074.7 × 105 ± 2.0 × 1058.6 ± 3.9
Majorca365.0 × 107 ± 0.6 × 1071.3 × 107 ± 0.3 × 10727.0 ± 6.8
Ibiza302.8 × 107 ± 0.4 × 1075.1 × 106 ± 1.6 × 10618.7 ± 7.2