Red Pigments

William J. Mason wmason at COMP.UARK.EDU
Fri Jun 19 13:34:52 EST 1998


Tell me more...I have never heard of this.  Does it produce a red pigment?

Jeff Mason
University of Arkansas, Biological Sciences/Microbiology
wmason at

On Fri, 19 Jun 1998, Glen Tamura wrote:

> How about Rhodobacter sphaeroides? I know it is red, and some other
> species produce a capsule which might make it quite mucoid (Rhodobacter
> capsulatus). I don't know whether its gram negative or positive, though. 
> Glen Tamura

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