Comamonas terrigena

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Comamonas terrigena
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Beta Proteobacteria
Order: Burkholderiales
Family: Comamonadaceae
Genus: Comamonas
Species: C. terrigena
Binomial name
Comamonas terrigena
De Vos et al. 1985, sp. nov., nom. rev.[1]
Type strain
NCTC 1937, CCUG 15327, CCUG 2185, CIP 63.44, LMG 1253, LMG 5929, M. Veron 31, NCIB 8193, NRRL B-1055, NRRL B-781, R. Hugh 247[2]

Comamonas terrigena is a gram-negative, rod-shaped bacterium from the genus of Comamonas and the family of Comamonadaceae which was isolated from contaminated soil in Slovakia.[3] Comamonas terrigena has the ability to degrade phenols.[4]

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