Azonexus caeni

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Azonexus caeni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Betaproteobacteria
Order: Rhodocyclales
Family: Rhodocyclaceae
Genus: Azonexus
Species: Azonexus caeni
Quan, Im & Lee, 2006

Azonexus caeni is a species of nitrogen-fixing bacteria.[1] It is a root bacteria and together with Azonexus fungiphilus and Azonexus hydrophilus is one of the three species in the genus. It is Gram-negative, motile, non-spore-forming and slightly curved rod-shaped. Slu-05T (=DSM 17719T=KCTC 12530T=CCBAU 10199T) is the type strain.


Further reading[edit]

  • Whitman, William B., et al., eds. Bergey’s manual® of systematic bacteriology. Vol. 2. Springer, 2012.
  • Falkow, Stanley; Dworkin, Martin (2006). The prokaryotes: a handbook on the biology of bacteria. Berlin: Springer. ISBN 0-387-25495-1. 

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