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Fig. 3 | BMC Microbiology

Fig. 3

From: Ability of the So-Called Obligate Hydrocarbonoclastic Bacteria to Utilize Nonhydrocarbon Substrates Thus Enhancing Their Activities Despite their Misleading Name

Fig. 3

Growth curves of “OHCB” from the Arabian Gulf in a mineral medium with 500 mg l− 1, peptone as a sole source of carbon and energy. Each reading was the mean of 3 replicates. Error bars represent the standard error based on the three measurements. Ab, A. borkumensis; Ax, A. xenomutans; Aj, A. jadensis; Am, A. marinus; Mv, M. vinifirmus; Mh, M. hydrocarbonoclaticus; Ml, M. litoralis; Po, P. okeanokoites

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