NEET Botany Biological Classification Questions Solved


Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

(1)

Streptomyces     

- Antibiotic

(2)

Serratia

- Drug addiction

(3)

Spirulina

- Single cell protein

(4)  

Rhizobium     

- Biofertilizer

Audio Explanation:


(2) Serratia marcescens is considered a harmful human pathogen which has been known to cause urinary tract infections, wound infections, and pneumonia. Serratia bacteria also have many antibiotic resistance properties which may become important if the incidence of Serratia infections dramatically increases.

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