Pseudomonas abietaniphila
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Phylum Proteobacteria, Class Gammaproteobacteria, Order Pseudomonadales, Family Pseudomonadaceae, Genus Pseudomonas,
Pseudomonas abietaniphila Mohn et al. 1999.
Not included in ABIS database (admin note).
Gram negative rods.
Grows on pulp mill effluents with resin acids by using them as a carbon source.
Resin acids are diterpenoid carboxylic acids which occur naturally in trees (pines).
Aerobic, optimum temperature 30 ºC.
Trypticase Soy Agar;
Trypticase Soy Broth.
Isolated from soil and aerated wastewater discharges of bleached kraft wood pulp mills.
Unknown pathogenicity (none).
  1. Mohn, et al. (1999 Feb). "Physiological and phylogenetic diversity of bacteria growing on resin acids". Syst Appl Microbiol 22 (1): 68-
    78.
  2. Martin VJ, Yu Z, Mohn WW. (1999). "Recent advances in understanding resin acid biodegradation: microbial diversity and
    metabolism". Arch Microbiol172 (3): 131-138.
  3. Vincent J. J. Martin and William W. Mohn: A Novel Aromatic-Ring-Hydroxylating Dioxygenase from the Diterpenoid-Degrading
    Bacterium Pseudomonas abietaniphila BKME-9. J Bacteriol. 1999 May; 181(9): 2675–2682.
Bacteria is able to degrade dehydroabietic acid.
(c) Costin Stoica
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