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azotobacter

(ā-zō′tə-băk′tər)
n.
Any of various rod-shaped, aerobic, nitrogen-fixing bacteria of the genus Azotobacter, typically found in soil and water.

Azotobacter

(ă-zō″tō-băk′tĕr)
A genus of gram-negative, aerobic bacilli that fixes atmospheric nitrogen in soil and water.
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Therefore bacterial alginates, isolated from Pseudomonas and Azotobacter, serve as the alternative and promising tool to fulfill the requirements.
Isolation of Rhizobium (1888), Azotobacter (1901) and Azospirillum (1925) as N-fixing organisms were reported by Beijerinck.
Several studies have reported that the genus Azotobacter does not present high levels of solubilization.
In Argentina, the diversity of Azotobacter in soils has not yet been studied and any Azotobacter-based biofertilizers have been developed.
Bio-fertilizers application is an important key for maximizing the yield of crop, Azotobacter and Azospirillum are potential bio-fertilizers which are capable to contribute nitrogen to a number of non-leguminous crops.
Pseudomonas putida, Azotobacter beijerinckii, Bacillus subtilis and Lactobacillus acidophilus were present in the rhizosphere soil but absent from rhizoplane and non-rhizosphere soil.
Seasonal fluctuations are attributive to spore-forming bacteria, including Azotobacter and nitrifying bacteria.
rhinoscleromatis, Azotobacter vinelandii, Erwinia tasmaniensis y Raoultella planticola (Tabla 6).
AK2, Pseudomonas fluorescens AK30, Azotobacter diazotrophicus AK14, Microbacterium sp.