TABLE 1.

Cell volumes of Actinobacteria strain MWH-Mo1 and P. cosmopolitanus MWH-MoNR1 in coculture with bacteria and Poterioochromonas sp. strain DSa

StrainCell vol ± SD (μm3) for indicated incubation period
0 days5 days11 days
MWH-Mo10.051 ± 0.004 ab0.051 ± 0.005 ab0.050 ± 0.006 b
MWH-MoNR10.057 ± 0.010 c0.055 ± 0.009 ac0.051 ± 0.008 ab
  • a Compare Fig. 2. FISH-hybridized cells were measured. Values with the same letter do not show significant difference (P < 0.001) by Tukey's honestly significant difference test (n = 100).