Table 5.

Intracellular ionic concentrations of moderately halophilic bacteria

SpeciesMedium concn of:Intracellular concn of:Refer- ence
NaKClNaKCl
Halomonas elongata 0.060.020.040.002 359
1.380.020.310.02
3.40.010.630.02
Halomonas canadensis 0.60.040.050.34 193
4.40.040.620.58
 Stationary4.40.041.010.66
Halomonas israelensis 2.01.14 97
Halomonas halodenitrificans
 Exponential1.00.041.00.310.470.055 31
 Stationary1.01.00.511.01
 Exponential3.03.01.070.12
1.00.110.30 298
3.00.130.33
“Pseudomonas halosaccharolytica1.00.0061.00.900.710.71 192
2.0 0.0062.01.150.890.98
3.00.0063.01.040.670.70
Salinivibrio costicola 1.00.0040.680.22 31
0.60.0080.510.52 308
1.00.0080.580.66
1.60.0081.090.59
2.00.0080.900.57
0.60.650.72 351
2.01.290.55 308, 359
 (molal)1.00.0090.890.82 308
 Defined medium2.00.0091.290.55
 Complex medium3.00.0091.780.37
 Stationary1.00.041.00.680.220.14
“Micrococcus varians subsp.halophilus1.01.170.03 28
4.0 2.110.03
 Exponential3.00.0122.880.21 146
Bacillus haloalkaliphilus(molal)3.43.520.312.7 361