Pseudomonas monteillii

  • General information

    • the following information is not yet verified
      Family: Pseudomonadaceae

      P. monteillii belongs to the Fluorescent Group

      Natural habitat
      Isolated from soil, plants, water surfaces, rarely from clinical samples,
      and isolated from human clinical samples like placenta, stool, bile, biological fluid, bronchial aspirate, urine and pleura fluid.

      Clinical significance
      Unknown, possible opportunistic pathogen.

  • Gram stain

    • the following information is not yet verified
      Gram-negative rods, straight or slightly curved

      0.5-0.8 by 1.5-3.0 µm

      They are usually thinner than Enterobacteriacea

  • Culture characteristics

    • the following information is not yet verified

      Obligate Aerobic

      They do not possess distinctive colony morphology and are non-hemolytic.

      They do not smell and do not produce pyocyanine only pyoverdine.

      McConkey growth, non lactose fermenter

      BBAØ no growth

  • Characteristics

  • References

    • James Versalovic et al.(2011) Manual of Clinical Microbiology 10th Edition

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