TABLE 1.

Size and morphology of bacterial strains used in the short-term (experiment 1) and long-term (experiment 2) grazing experiments

StrainMorphologyMean cell vol (μm3) ± SEM
Expt 1Expt 2
MWH-TaW3C shaped0.063 ± 0.0100.072 ± 0.010
MWH-NR1C shaped0.055 ± 0.0110.073 ± 0.011
MWH-VicM1C shaped0.048 ± 0.0100.058 ± 0.010
MWH-MoIso2C shaped0.057 ± 0.013
B. diminutaRods0.309 ± 0.1750.246 ± 0.091
L. pelagiaRods1.150 ± 0.469