Table 1.

Areas of the Colonies (mm2) Produced after 5 Days in the Light on TMP or TAP Agar Plates

Strainsb
MediumaWild Typedum19dum24
TMP0.72 (±0.10)0.56 (±0.11)0.09 (±0.02)
TAP1.59 (±0.22)0.69 (±0.14)0.07 (±0.02)
  • a Forty to 80 colonies were measured on each plate.

  • b Standard deviations are given within parentheses.