Pseudomonas argentinensis

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Pseudomonas argentinensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. argentinensis
Binomial name
Pseudomonas argentinensis
Peix, et al. 2005
Type strain
CECT 7010

CIP 108775
LMG 22563

Pseudomonas argentinensis is a yellow-pigmented, Gram-negative, rod-shaped, non-spore-forming, strictly aerobic organism bacterium that infects the rhizospheres of Chloris ciliata and Pappophorum caespitosum, both grasses native to the Chaco region (Cordoba) of Argentina.[1]


  1. ^ Peix; Berge, O; Rivas, R; Abril, A; Velázquez, E et al. (May 2005). "Pseudomonas argentinensis sp. nov., a novel yellow pigment-producing bacterial species, isolated from rhizospheric soil in Cordoba, Argentina". Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 55(Pt 3) (Pt 3): 1107–12. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63445-0. PMID 15879241.