Pseudomonas alkanolytica

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Pseudomonas alkanolytica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. alkanolytica
Binomial name
Pseudomonas alkanolytica
Nakao and Kuno 1972

Pseudomonas alkanolytica is a Gram-negative soil bacterium that produces Coenzyme A. Because this organism is patented,[1] it is not officially recognized as a legitimate Pseudomonas species, and therefore has no type strain. However, it is available through the American Type Culture Collection[1].


  1. ^ Nakao Y, Kuno M. Method for the production of 5'-nucleotides. US Patent 3,652,395 (Mar 28 1972)