Chlamydobacteriaceae

plural noun Chlam·y·do·bac·te·ri·a·ce·ae \¦klaməˌdō(ˌ)bakˌtirēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Chlamydobacteriaceae

  1. :  a family (order Chlamydobacteriales) of free-floating filamentous algalike bacteria that contain no sulfur granules and occur chiefly in stagnant water

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Origin and Etymology of chlamydobacteriaceae

New Latin, from chlamyd- + bacterium + -aceae


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