Pseudomonas taetrolens

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Pseudomonas taetrolens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gammaproteobacteria
Order: Pseudomonadales
Family: Pseudomonadaceae
Genus: Pseudomonas
Species: P. taetrolens
Binomial name
Pseudomonas taetrolens
Haynes 1957
Type strain
ATCC 4683

CCUG 560
CFBP 5592
CIP 103299
LMG 2336
NCTC 10697
NRRL B-14 and B-731
VKM B-904


Pseudomonas graveolens (Migula 1900) Levine and Anderson 1932

Pseudomonas taetrolens is a Gram-negative, nonsporulating, motile, rod-shaped bacterium that causes mustiness in eggs.[1] Based on 16S rRNA analysis, P. taetrolens has been placed in the P. chlororaphis group.[2]


  1. ^ Levine, M & Anderson, DQ (Apr 1932). "Two New Species of Bacteria Causing Mustiness in Eggs". J Bacteriol. 23 (4): 337–47. PMC 533329Freely accessible. PMID 16559557. 
  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. PMID 10939664. doi:10.1099/00207713-50-4-1563. 

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