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  1. Yarrowia

    Yarrowia is a fungal genus in the family Dipodascaceae. The genus is monotypic, containing the single species Yarrowia lipolytica, a yeast. It can use unusual carbon sources, such as hydrocarbons. This makes it of industrial interest.

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  1. Yarrowia

    A genus of ascomycetous yeast in the family Dipodascaceae, order SACCHAROMYCETALES.


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