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Table 1 Morphological and biochemical characteristics used to classify the isolates

From: Production of biodegradable plastic by polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) accumulating bacteria using low cost agricultural waste material

Isolate Morphology Biochemical properties Probable genus
Motility Endospore Gram Catalase Citrate Indole Starch hydrolysis
AWW + + + + Bacillus
ASS + + + + Bacillus
SIS + + + + + + Bacillus
LCW + + + + + + Micrococcus
LAW + + + + + Bacillus
FPS + + + Bacillus
KFS + + + + Bacillus
KAS + + + + Bacillus
KIS + + + + Bacillus
SFS + + + + + + Staphylococcus
  1. + positive; – negative