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Actinoplanes  philippinensis SANK 61681  
Section: 5 No: 13
Lineage: Actinobacteria, Actinobacteria, Actinobacteridae, Actinomycetales, Micromonosporineae, Micromonosporaceae
Contributor: T. Okazaki & R. Enokita

Strain SANK 61681 was isolated from soil sample collected at Shioya, Tochigi, Japan. It produces hematinic acid and isohematinic acid, a new antibiotic active against anaerobic gram-negative bacteria. Bar, 10 µm.

Secondary Metabolites:
 hematinic acid  

References:
Couch, J.N.: Actinoplanes a new genus of the Actinomycetales. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc., 1950, 66, 87-92

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