Marinobacter

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Marinobacter
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Alteromonadales
Family: Alteromonadaceae
Genus: Marinobacter
Gauthier et al. 1992
Type species
Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus
Species

M. adhaerens[1]
M. algicola
M. alkaliphilus
M. antarcticus[1]
M. arcticus
M. aromaticivorans[1]
M. bryozoorum
M. daepoensis
M. daqiaonensis[1]
M. excellens
M. flavimaris
M. gudaonensis[1]
M. guineae[1]
M. halophilus[1]
M. gudaonensis
M. halotolerans[1]
M. hydrocarbonoclasticus
M. koreensis
M. lacisalsi[1]
M. lipolyticus
M. litoralis
M. lutaoensis
M. maritimus
M. mobilis[1]
M. nitratireducens[1]
M. oulmenensis[1]
M. pelagius[1]
M. persicus[1]
M. psychrophilus[1]
M. salinus[1]
M. nanhaiticus[2]
M. salarius[1]
M. salicampi[1]
M. salsuginis[1]
M. santoriniensis[1]
M. sediminum
M. segnicrescens[1]
M. shengliensis[1]
M. squalenivorans
M. similis[1]
M. szutsaonensis[1]
M. vinifirmus
M. xestospongiae[1]
M. zhanjiangensis[1]
M. zhejiangensis[1]

Marinobacter is a genus of Proteobacteria found in sea water. A number of strains and species can degrade hydrocarbons.[3] The species involved in hydrocarbon degradation include M. alkaliphilus, M. arcticus, M. hydrocarbonoclasticus, M. maritimus & M. squalenivorans.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa A.C. Parte. "Marinobacter". bacterio.net. Retrieved 2016-08-18. 
  2. ^ Gao, Wei; Cui, Zhisong; Li, Qian; Xu, Guangsu; Jia, Xingjun; Zheng, Li (2013). "Marinobacter nanhaiticus sp. nov., polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium isolated from the sediment of the South China Sea". Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 103 (3): 485–491. doi:10.1007/s10482-012-9830-z. PMID 23117603. 
  3. ^ Brito, E. M. S.; Guyoneaud, R. M.; Goñi-Urriza, M.; Ranchou-Peyruse, A.; Verbaere, A.; Crapez, M. A. C.; Wasserman, J. C. S. A.; Duran, R. (2006). "Characterization of hydrocarbonoclastic bacterial communities from mangrove sediments in Guanabara Bay, Brazil". Research in Microbiology. 157 (8): 752–762. doi:10.1016/j.resmic.2006.03.005. PMID 16815684. 
  4. ^ M.M. Yakimov, K.N. Timmis & P.N. Golyshin (2007). "Obligate oil-degrading marine bacteria". Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 18 (3): 257–266. doi:10.1016/j.copbio.2007.04.006. PMID 17493798.