TABLE 3.

Growth rate constants versus salinity

Salinity (ppt)Growth rate (h−1) of straina:
HIMIOM4GA15
50.134 (0.004)0.136 (0.011)0.273 (0.016)0.224 (0.005)
150.176 (0.023)0.178 (0.006)0.330 (0.006)0.231 (0.001)
250.221 (0.019)0.164 (0.006)0.336 (0.006)0.218 (0.004)
350.229 (0.006)0.148 (0.006)0.265 (0.017)0.201 (0.003)
450.256 (0.009)0.097 (0.005)0.220 (0.008)0.159 (0.006)
  • a Results are averages of triplicate growth rate constants ± 1 standard error for growth rate constants and parts per thousand for salinity. Strains were grown in MPYE.