Flavobacterium frigidarium

Flavobacterium frigidarium is a bacteria. It is an aerobic, psychrophilic, xylanolytic and laminarinolytic bacterium from Antarctica. It is gram-negative, non-motile and yellow-pigmented. Its type strain is A2iT (= ATCC 700810T = NCIMB 13737T).[1]


Further reading[edit]

  • Humphry, David Robert. Taxonomy of the psychrophile Flavobacterium frigidarium and the mesophile Cellvibrio japonicus, and comparative analyses of their xylanolytic and laminarinolytic activities. Diss. University of Sunderland, 2003.
  • Whitman, William B., et al., eds. Bergey’s manual® of systematic bacteriology. Vol. 5. Springer, 2012.
  • Van Trappen, Stefanie. "Diversity of Flavobacterium spp. in polar aquatic environments." (2009): HASH-0x57f0c78.
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