Table 8.

Host range, among moderate halophiles, of native plasmid-derived vectors and cloning vectors of the incompatibility groups IncP, IncQ, IncW, and IncN

HostConjugation frequency (no. of transconjugants/recipient cell) of:
pHS15pEE5/pEE3pVK102 (IncP)pKT230 (IncQ)pGV1124 (IncW)pCU1 (IncN)
C. marismortui ATCC 170563.2 × 10−3 10−2–10−3 3.3 × 10−4 7.2 × 10−3 00
H. halophila CCM 33626.3 × 10−4 10−4–10−5 8.3 × 10−2 2.5 × 10−1 00
H. canadensis ATCC 439842.9 × 10−3 NDa 2.0 × 10−3 2.4 × 10−2 00
H. halodurans ATCC 296292.5 × 10−3 ND6.2 × 10−2 2.1 × 10−1 00
H. israelensis ATCC 197178.3 × 10−2 10−5–10−6 5.0 × 10−1 3.3 × 10−2 00
H. elongata ATCC 331731.6 × 10−1 10−4–10−5 7.6 × 10−2 9.5 × 10−2 4.2 × 10−6 0
H. elongata ATCC 331744.0 × 10−2 ND3.2 × 10−3 5.0 × 10−2 3.9 × 10−6 0
H. meridiana DSM 54251.4 × 10−1 ND6.8 × 10−3 7.4 × 10−2 00
H. subglaciescola UQM 29271.1 × 10−2 10−4–10−5 5.0 × 10−2 3.9 × 10−2 00
H. eurihalina ATCC 493364.1 × 10−2 10−3–10−4 6.0 × 10−3 5.0 × 10−2 00
S. costicola NCIMB 7011.7 × 10−4 07.0 × 10−4 1.3 × 10−3 00
  • a ND, not determined.