Shewanella

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Shewanella
Shewanella oneidensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Alteromonadales
Family: Shewanellaceae
Ivanova et al. 2004
Genus: Shewanella
MacDonell and Colwell 1985
Type species
Shewanella putrefaciens
Species

S. abyssi
S. algae
S. algidipiscicola
S. amazonensis
S. aquimarina
S. baltica
S. benthica
S. colwelliana
S. decolorationis
S. denitrificans
S. donghaensis
S. fidelis
S. frigidimarina
S. gaetbuli
S. gelidimarina
S. glacialipiscicola
S. hafniensis
S. halifaxensis
S. hanedai
S. irciniae
S. japonica
S. kaireitica
S. livingstonensis
S. loihica
S. marinintestina
S. marisflavi
S. morhuae
S. olleyana
S. oneidensis
S. pacifica
S. pealeana
S. piezotolerans
S. pneumatophori
S. profunda
S. psychrophila
S. putrefaciens
S. sairae
S. schegeliana
S. sediminis
S. spongiae
S. surugensis
S. violacea
S. waksmanii
S. woodyi

Shewanella is the sole genus included in the Shewanellaceae family of marine bacteria, some species within it were formerly classed as Alteromonas. Shewanella bacteria are a normal component of the surface flora of fish; and so are implicated in fish spoilage.[1]

Also see[edit]

Shewanella haliotis Kim et al., 2007 [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Adams and Moss, Food microbiology, third edition 2008, pp 26, 138, 140,
  2. ^ NEW TAXA - Proteobacteria: Duwoon Kim, Keun Sik Baik, Mi Sun Kim, Bok-Mi Jung, Tai-Sun Shin, Gyu-Hwa Chung, Moon Soo Rhee, and Chi Nam Seong Shewanella haliotis sp. nov., isolated from the gut microflora of abalone, Haliotis discus hannai Int J Syst Evol Microbiol December 2007 57:2926-2931; doi:10.1099/ijs.0.65257-0

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