Table 1.

Growth on aromatic compounds by Roseobactergroup isolates

IsolateGrowtha of isolate on:
AnthranilateBenzoatePOBSalicylateVanillateFerulateProtocatechuateCoumarate
S. stellataE-37±++++
Y3F+++
GAI-16+±+±
Sulfitobacter sp. strain EE-36++++++++
S25com04±+++++++
IC4±+++++++
  • a Growth was determined on MBM plates containing 4 mM growth substrate and 0.1% vitamins. +, growth within 4 days; ±, growth within 14 days; −, no growth within 14 days.