TABLE 1.

Contrast of phenotypic characteristics of the new isolate (0910-06083) and R. peoriensis a

Phenotypic profile0910-06083R. peoriensisb
Growth at:
    44°C+ND
    37°C++
Hemolysis of sheep blood
Motility
Indole
Urease
Nitrate
Catalase++
N-Acetyl-β-glucosaminidase++
α-Arabinosidase++
α-Galactosidase++
β-Galactosidase++
α-Glucosidase++
β-Glucosidase++
β-Glucuronidase++
α-Fucosidase++
Acid phosphataseND+
EsteraseND+, weak
Esterase lipaseND+, weak
Utilization of:
    Arabinose++
    Cellobiose++
    Fructose++
    Glucose++
    Lactose++
    Sucrose+ND
    Maltose++
    Raffinose++
    Salicin+ND
    Trehalose++
    Xylan++
    Xylose++
    Gelatin+ND
    Esculin+ND
    Glycerol+ND
    Mannose+ND
    SorbitolND
    MannitolND
  • a +, positive; −, negative; ND, not done.

  • b Biochemical reactions were recorded from reference 3.