Pseudomonas resinovorans

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Pseudomonas resinovorans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gammaproteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. resinovorans
Binomial name
Pseudomonas resinovorans
Delaporte, et al. 1961
Type strain
ATCC 14235

CCUG 2473 and 4439
CFBP 5590
CIP 61.9
LMG 2274
NRRL B-2649

Pseudomonas resinovorans is a Gram-negative, soil bacterium that is commonly found in the lubricating oils of wood mills.[1] It is able to degrade carbazole, and as such, may be used in bioremediation.[2] Based on 16S rRNA analysis, P. resinovorans has been placed in the P. aeruginosa group.[3]


  1. ^ Delaporte; Raynaud, M; Daste, P; et al. (1961). "Une bactérie du sol capable d'utiliser, comme source de carbone, la fraction fixe de certaines oléorésines, Pseudomonas resinovorans n. sp.". Compte Rendu des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences, Paris. 252: 1073–1075. PMID 13721465. 
  2. ^ Nojiri H, Maeda K, Sekiguchi H, Urata M, Shintani M, Yoshida T, Habe H, Omori T (2002). "Organization and transcriptional characterization of catechol degradation genes involved in carbazole degradation by Pseudomonas resinovorans strain CA10". Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 66 (4): 897–901. PMID 12036072. doi:10.1271/bbb.66.897. 
  3. ^ 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. PMID 10939664. doi:10.1099/00207713-50-4-1563. 

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