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Table 3 Biochemical characteristics of associated and symbiotic bacterial isolates

From: Characterization of symbiotic and associated bacteria from entomopathogenic nematode Heterorhabditis sp. (nematode: Heterorhabditidae) isolated from India

 

Bacteria isolates

IISR-EPN BC 06

IISR-EPN BC 07

IISR-EPN BC 08

IISR-EPN BC 10

IISR-EPN BC 11

IISR-EPN BC 12

Biochemical tests

 Catalase test

+

+

+

+

+

+

 Oxidase test

+

 Indole test

+

 Methyl red test

+

 Voges-Proskauer test

+

+

+

+

 Citrate utilization test

+

+

+

+

+

+

 Urease test

+

 H2S production

-

+

_

 Proteolysis test

+

+

 Esculin hydrolysis

 Lipolysis test

+

+

Carbohydrate fermentation

 Glucose

+

+

+

+

+

+

 Lactose

 Sucrose

+

 Maltose

+

+

+

+

+

 Mannitol

+

+

+

+

  1. + positive, negative