Isolates Growth of actinomycetes at 5% crude oil concentration cfu/ml
Incubation Temperature °C
10˚C 20˚C 30°C 40˚C 50°C
Streptomyces sp1 2.27 3.36 6.49 6.35 4.32
Streptomyces sp3 1.34 3.35 5.52 5.36 4.34
Streptomyces sp2 2.37 4.37 6.48 5.41 3.37
Nocardia sp2 2.32 4.32 6.56 5.29 3.23
Nocardia sp1 1.38 4.44 6.63 4.43 4.32
Rhodococcus fascians 2.37 3.46 6.67 5.45 3.37
Table 3: Effect of temperature on growth of actinomycetes at 5% hydrocarbon(Crude oil).