Burkholderia caryophylli

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Burkholderia caryophilli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Beta Proteobacteria
Order: Burkholderiales
Family: Burkholderiaceae
Genus: Burkholderia
Species: B. caryophylli
Binomial name
Burkholderia caryophylli
Starr & Burkholder 1942

Phytomonas caryophylli Burkholder 1942
Pseudomonas caryophilli (Burkholder 1942) Starr and Burkholder 1942

Burkholderia caryophylli is a plant pathogenic bacterium, which can cause wilt, foot and root rot on carnation.[1]


  1. ^ Smith, Dunez, Lelliot, Phillips and Archer (1988) European Handbook of Plant Disease. Blackwell Scientific Publications.