Bradyrhizobium canariense

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Bradyrhizobium canariense
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Alphaproteobacteria
Order: Rhizobiales
Family: Bradyrhizobiaceae
Genus: Bradyrhizobium
Species: B. canariense
Binomial name
Bradyrhizobium canariense
Vinuesa et al. 2005

Bradyrhizobium canariense is a species of legume-root nodulating, endosymbiont nitrogen-fixing bacterium. It is acid-tolerant and nodulates endemic genistoid legumes from the Canary Islands. The type strain is BTA-1T (=ATCC BAA-1002T =LMG 22265T =CFNE 1008T).[1]


  1. ^ Vinuesa, P. (2005). "Bradyrhizobium canariense sp. nov., an acid-tolerant endosymbiont that nodulates endemic genistoid legumes (Papilionoideae: Genisteae) from the Canary Islands, along with Bradyrhizobium japonicum bv. genistearum, Bradyrhizobium genospecies alpha and Bradyrhizobium genospecies beta". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 55 (2): 569–575. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63292-0. ISSN 1466-5026. PMID 15774626. 

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