chlamydobacterium

noun
chlam·y·do·bac·te·ri·um | \-ˈtirēəm\
plural chlamydobacteria\-rēə \

Definition of chlamydobacterium 

: a higher bacterium of the family Chlamydobacteriaceae or the order Chlamydobacteriales

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History and Etymology for chlamydobacterium

New Latin, from chlamyd- + bacterium

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