Treponemataceae

noun plural
Trep·​o·​ne·​ma·​ta·​ce·​ae | \ˌtrep-ə-ˌnē-mə-ˈtā-sē-ˌē \

Medical Definition of Treponemataceae 

in former classifications

: a family of the order Spirochaetales comprising small variable spirochetes without obvious structural differentiation and including a number of important pathogens

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