Rhodobacteriaceae

plural noun
Rho·​do·​bac·​te·​ri·​a·​ce·​ae | \ ¦rō(ˌ)dō(ˌ)bakˌtirēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Rhodobacteriaceae

in some classifications
: a family of Thiobacteriales coextensive with Rhodobacteriinae

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History and Etymology for Rhodobacteriaceae

New Latin, from Rhodobacterium, type genus (from rhod- + Bacterium) + -aceae

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“Rhodobacteriaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rhodobacteriaceae. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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