Table 1.

Effect of salinity on doubling time and final yield of the aerobic photosynthetic strain T2 isolated from the microbial mat on Texel

Salinity (‰)Doubling time (h)Final yield (OD660)a
53.780.370
153.370.410
513.970.374
786.090.346
877.070.300
968.800.200
141No growth
186No growth
  • a OD660, optical density at 660 nm.