Caulobacterales

plural noun
Cau·​lo·​bac·​te·​ra·​les

Definition of Caulobacterales

in some classifications
: an order of bacteria coextensive with the family Caulobacteraceae

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History and Etymology for Caulobacterales

New Latin, from Caulobacter + -ales

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“Caulobacterales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caulobacterales. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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