||Citrobacter freundii is Gram stain negative
||Citrobacter freundii is aerobic
||Citrobacter freundii is motile (most)
||Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacteriales;
|Industrial uses or economic implications:
||Citrobacter freundii has been investigated for
biodegradation of tannic acid (used in tannerys).
||Citrobacter freundii can be isolated from soil,
water, sewage, and food.
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|Human health and disease:
||Citrobacter freundii is often found in clinical
specimens as an opportunistic or secondary pathogen.