Acidovorax oryzae

Acidovorax oryzae is a bacterium from the Comamonadaceae family which is closely related to Acidovorax citrulli.[2] Acidovorax oryzae was reclassificated from the former name Acidovorax avenae subsp. avenae.[3] It has been shown that Acidovorax oryzae is serious pathogen fore rice (Oryza sativa).

Acidovorax oryzae
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Betaproteobacteria
Order: Burkholderiales
Family: Comamonadaceae
Genus: Acidovorax
A. oryzae
Binomial name
Acidovorax oryzae
Schaad et al. 2009, sp. nov.[1]
Type strain
ATCC 19882, CCUG 15836, CFBP 2426, CIP 106433, Dye MS1, FC-143, ICMP 3960, ICPB 30003, ICPB PS177, ICPB PSS177, LMG 10904, LMG 1806, NCPPB 1392


A. oryzae comes from the Latin genus "oryzae" which means rice.[4] A.oryzae is causal agent of bacterial brown stripe on rice.[5]


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