Tolumonas auensis

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Tolumonas auensis
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Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gammaproteobacteria
Order: Aeromonadales
Family: Aeromonadaceae
Genus: Tolumonas
T. auensis
Binomial name
Tolumonas auensis
Fischer-Romero et al., 1996

Tolumonas auensis is a Gram-negative, rod-shaped bacterium in the genus Tolumonas . It has been studied as a biological producer of toluene from phenylalanine and other phenyl precursors. [1] [2]

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  1. Fischer, C (January 1996). "Tolumonas auensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a toluene-producing bacterium from anoxic sediments of a freshwater lake". Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46 (1): 183–8. doi: 10.1099/00207713-46-1-183 . PMID   8573493.
  2. Chertkov, Olga (September 2012). "Complete genome sequence of Tolumonas Auensis".