Pseudomonas marginalis

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Pseudomonas marginalis
Pseudomonas marginalis, bladvuur op witlof (1).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: γ Proteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. marginalis
Binomial name
Pseudomonas marginalis
(Brown 1918)
Stevens 1925
Type strain
ATCC 10844

CFBP 1387
CIP 106712
DSM 13124
ICMP 3553
LMG 2215


P. m. pv. alfalfae
P. m. pv. marginalis
P. m. pv. pastinacae


Bacterium marginale Brown 1918

Pseudomonas marginalis is a soil bacterium that can cause soft rots of plant tissues.[1] It infects poinsettia, lettuce, and crucifers (canola, mustard).

Based on 16S rRNA analysis, P. marginalis has been placed in the P. fluorescens group.[2]


  1. ^ Smith, Dunez, Lelliot, Phillips and Archer (1988) European Handbook of Plant Disease. Blackwell Scientific Publications.
  2. ^ Anzai; Kim, H; Park, JY; Wakabayashi, H; Oyaizu, H; et al. (Jul 2000). "Phylogenetic affiliation of the pseudomonads based on 16S rRNA sequence". Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 50 (4): 1563–89. doi:10.1099/00207713-50-4-1563. PMID 10939664. 

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