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Table 1 Distribution of the genera of endophytic bacteria isolated from Brazilian mangrove forests

From: Isolation and enzyme bioprospection of endophytic bacteria associated with plants of Brazilian mangrove ecosystem

Genera Samplea
Cananéia Bertioga
A. nitida R. mangle A. nitida R. mangle
Bacillus 5 3 4 2
Enterobacter - 2 - -
Pantoea - 1 - -
Brevundimonas 1 - - -
Microbacterium 1 - 1 -
Chryseobacterium 3 - - -
Novosphingobium 1 - 1 1
Xanthomonas 2 - - -
Erwinia - - 1 -
Alcaligenes - - 3 -
Ochrobactrum - - - 3
Curtobacterium - - - 3
Stenotrophomonas - - - 1
Sphingopyxis - - 1 -
Diversity parameters b    
S 6 3 6 5
N 13 6 11 10
D 2.35 1.12 2.08 2.17
H'(loge) 1.74 1.00 1.59 1.69
1-Lambda' 0.84 0.72 0.84 0.89
  1. aNumber of isolates from each plant and sample location.
  2. bDiversity parameters: S, total taxons; N, total individuals; D, species richness (Margalef); H' (loge), Shannon; and 1-λ, Simpson diversity indices for endophytic bacterial communities isolated from A. nitida a nd R. mangle branches sampled in Cananéia and Bertioga, Brazil.