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Obligate Aerobes (require oxygen)

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

1

Aerotolerants (do not require Oxygen / not harmed by it)

Lactobacillus

2

Microaerophiles (require less than atmospheric oxygen levels)

Neisseria sicca
Micrococcus luteus

3

Facultative anaerobes (use oxygen if present / do not need if oxygen is not present)

E. Coli
Staphylococcus aureus

4

Obligate anaerobes (harmed by oxygen)

Clostridium sporogenes