Genus Strain PAH Concentration (mg/L) Degradation (%) Incubation period (day) Media Ref
Burkholderia isolate no. 1 Pyra 100 87.0±1.9 8 MMc This study
Flab 100 99.6±7.1 24 MM This study
VUN 10001 Pyr 100 100 7 BSMd [30]
Fla 100 9.9±5.5 21 BSM [30]
Mycobacterium isolate no. 13 Pyr 100 77.7±1.8 8 MM This study
Fla 100 70.9±6.2 24 MM This study
1B Pyr 250 100 6 BSMYd [34]
Fla 100 100 20 BSMY [34]
aPyrene; bFluoranthene; cMinimum medium; dBasal salts medium; eBasal salts medium with yeast extract.
Table 3: Comparison of PAH degradation ability with other strains in the same genus.