Halomonas desiderata

Halomonas desiderata is an alkaliphilic, halotolerant and denitrifying bacterium first isolated from a municipal sewage works.[1]


  1. ^ Berendes, F.; Gottschalk, G.; Heine-Dobbernack, E.; Moore, E.R.B.; Tindall, B.J. (1996). "Halomonas desiderata sp. nov, a new alkaliphilic, halotolerant and denitrifying bacterium isolated from a municipal sewage works". Systematic and Applied Microbiology 19 (2): 158–167. doi:10.1016/S0723-2020(96)80041-5. ISSN 0723-2020. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Oren, Aharon (2002). Halophilic microorganisms and their environments. Kluwer Academic. ISBN 1-4020-0829-5. 
  • Alquier, Marjorie; Kassim, Caroline; Bertron, Alexandra; Sablayrolles, Caroline; Rafrafi, Yan; Albrecht, Achim; Erable, Benjamin (2014). "Halomonas desiderata as a bacterial model to predict the possible biological nitrate reduction in concrete cells of nuclear waste disposals". Journal of Environmental Management 132: 32–41. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.10.013. ISSN 0301-4797. 
  • Mata, Juan Antonio, et al. "A Detailed Phenotypic Characterisation of the Type Strains of Halomonas Species." Systematic and Applied Microbiology25.3 (2002): 360-375.
  • Dworkin, Martin, and Stanley Falkow, eds. The Prokaryotes: Vol. 6: Proteobacteria: Gamma Subclass. Vol. 6. Springer, 2006.

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