Pseudomonas costantinii

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Pseudomonas costantinii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. costantinii
Binomial name
Pseudomonas costantinii
Munsch, et al. 2002

Pseudomonas costantinii is a Gram-negative bacterium that causes brown blotch disease in cultivated mushrooms.[1] It demonstrates hemolytic activity.[2] The type strain is CFBP 5705.


  1. ^ Munsch; Alatossava, T; Marttinen, N; Meyer, JM; Christen, R; Gardan, L; et al. (Nov 2002). "Pseudomonas costantinii sp. nov., another causal agent of brown blotch disease, isolated from cultivated mushroom sporophores in Finland". Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 52. 52 (Pt 6): 1973–83. PMID 12508856. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.02090-0. 
  2. ^ Munsch P, Alatossava T. (2002). "Several pseudomonads, associated with the cultivated mushrooms Agaricus bisporus or Pleurotus sp., are hemolytic". Microbiol Res. 157 (4): 311–315. PMID 12501995. doi:10.1078/0944-5013-00159. 

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