Acinetobacter haemolyticus

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Acinetobacter haemolyticus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gammaproteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Moraxellaceae
Genus: Acinetobacter
Species: A. haemolyticus
Binomial name
Acinetobacter haemolyticus
Bouvet & Grimont, 1986

Acinetobacter haemolyticus is a species of bacterium.[1] Its type strain is ATCC 17906. It is potentially pathogenic.[2]


  1. ^ Bouvet, P. J. M.; Grimont, P. A. D. (1986). "Taxonomy of the Genus Acinetobacter with the Recognition of Acinetobacter baumannii sp. nov., Acinetobacter haemolyticus sp. nov., Acinetobacter johnsonii sp. nov., and Acinetobacter junii sp. nov. and Emended Descriptions of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and Acinetobacter lwoffii". International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 36 (2): 228–240. doi:10.1099/00207713-36-2-228. ISSN 0020-7713. 
  2. ^ Grotiuz G, Sirok A, Gadea P, Varela G, Schelotto F (October 2006). "Shiga toxin 2-producing Acinetobacter haemolyticus associated with a case of bloody diarrhea". Journal of Clinical Microbiology 44 (10): 3838–41. doi:10.1128/JCM.00407-06. PMC 1594762. PMID 17021124. Retrieved 2013-07-18. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Quinteira, S.; Grosso, F.; Ramos, H.; Peixe, L. (2007). "Molecular Epidemiology of Imipenem-Resistant Acinetobacter haemolyticus and Acinetobacter baumannii Isolates Carrying Plasmid-Mediated OXA-40 from a Portuguese Hospital". Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 51 (9): 3465–3466. doi:10.1128/AAC.00267-07. ISSN 0066-4804. 

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