Acidovorax caeni

Acidovorax caeni is a gram-negative, catalase- and oxidase-positive, rod-shaped bacterium from the Comamonadaceae family that was isolated from the activated sludge of a wastewater treatment plant in Belgium. Colonies are yellow–brown.[3]

Acidovorax caeni
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Betaproteobacteria
Order: Burkholderiales
Family: Comamonadaceae
Genus: Acidovorax
A. caeni
Binomial name
Acidovorax caeni
Heylen et al. 2008, sp. nov.[1]
Type strain
DSM 19327, Heylen R-24608, LMG 24103, R-24608[2]


  1. ^ "Acidovorax". LPSN. Retrieved 17 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Strain Passport: DSM 19327 Acidovorax caeni". StrainInfo. Retrieved 17 May 2013.
  3. ^ Heylen, Kim; Lebbe, Liesbeth; De Vos, Paul (January 2008). "Acidovorax caeni sp. nov., a denitrifying species with genetically diverse isolates from activated sludge". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 58 (1): 73–77. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.65387-0. PMID 18175686.

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