TABLE 1.

Strains used in this study

StrainRelevant genotypeSource
PY79Wild typeLaboratory collection
CVO1000spoVM-gfpThis work
CVO1195amyE::spoVM-gfpThis work
RL1075ΔspoIIGB::ermKenney and Moran (7)
CVO1040ΔspoIIGB::erm amyE::PspoVG-spoVM-gfpThis work
CVO1110ΔspoIID::cat ΔspoIIP::kan::tet spoIIM::Tn917 ΩHU287::ermEichenberger et al. (3)
CVO1116ΔspoIID::cat ΔspoIIP::kan::tet spoIIM::Tn917 ΩHU287::erm amyE::PspoVG-spoVM-gfp kanThis work
CVO1165ΔspoIID::cat ΔspoIIP::kan::tet spoIIM::Tn917 ΩHU287::erm amyE::PspoIIQ-spoVM-gfp kanThis work
CVO1218amyE::Phyperspank-spoVM-gfp spcThis work
MLK947amyE::PspoIIE-spoIIRZhang et al. (27)
RL1275ΔspoIIAC::ermLaboratory collection
CVO1251ΔspoIIAC::erm amyE::PspoIIE-spoIIRThis work
CVO1252ΔspoIIAC::erm amyE::PspoIIE-spoIIR spoVM-gfp spcThis work