TABLE 3.

Host range of GIL01, GIL16, and their corresponding clear plaque mutants

PhageGrowth on indicated straina
B. thuringiensis serovar Israelensis GBJ002 (cured of pGIL01)B. thuringiensis serovar Thuringiensis HER1410B. megaterium serovar Tibenus HER1047
GIL01TpTpNL
GIL01cCpCpNL
GIL16TpTpTp
GIL16cCpCpCp
  • a Tp, turbid plaque; Cp, clear plaque; NL, no lysis. Note that strain HER1047, originally identified as B. megaterium serovar Tiberius, turned out to be a B. cereus isolate (see the text for details).