TABLE 2.

Phenotypic classification of the holdfast-deficient insertional mutants

Strain (mutant gene)Presence of:φCbK/φCr30 resistant
Cellulose acetate bindingStalksMotility
YB2861 (pleC100)Yes/no
YB2868 (pleC109)Yes/no
YB2863 (podJ102)++Yes/no
YB2864 (podJ103)++Yes/no
YB2866 (podJ107)++Yes/no
YB2867 (podJ108)++Yes/no
YB2862 (hfsB101)++No/no
YB2865 (hfsA106)++No/no
YB2869 (hfsA111)++No/no
YB2870 (hfsA118)++No/no
YB2877 (hfsB176)++No/no
YB2878 (hfsA125)++No/no
YB2879 (hfsD172)++No/no
YB2779 (hfaB113)++No/no
YB2780 (hfaB115)++No/no
YB2781 (hfa-120)++No/no
YB2782 (hfa-121)++No/no
YB2783 (hfa-122)++No/no
YB2784 (hfaB123)++No/no
YB3738 (hfa-105)++NDa
  • a ND, not determined.