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Table 2 Cultural characteristics of the isolate A9

From: Biosurfactant, polythene, plastic, and diesel biodegradation activity of endophytic Nocardiopsis sp. mrinalini9 isolated from Hibiscus rosasinensis leaves

Medium Colony characters
Growth Aerial mycelium Basal mycelium Color on reverse side Soluble pigment Melanin production
ISP-1 ++ White Colorless Reddish brown Reddish brown
ISP-2 +++ White Cheese like Reddish brown Reddish brown
ISP-4 +++ White Cheese like Reddish brown Reddish brown
ISP-5 ++ Dull White Colorless Reddish brown
ISP-6 ++ White Cheese like Reddish brown
ISP-7 + White Cheese like Brown Brownish +
SCA +++ White Cheese like Light olive green Light green
NA + White Cheese like Reddish brown Reddish brown
SDA +++ White Cheese like Reddish brown Reddish brown
Microscopy Gram-positive rods with rounded ends; branched hyphae with spores; non-motile
  1. +, less; ++, moderate; +++, good, +/−, doubtful.