Spherobacteria
Spherobacteria \Sphe`ro*bac*te"ri*a\, n. pl.; sing. {Spherobacterium}. [NL. See {Sphere}, {and Bacterium}.] (Biol.) See the Note under {Microbacteria}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Spherobacterium — Spherobacteria Sphe ro*bac*te ri*a, n. pl.; sing. {Spherobacterium}. [NL. See {Sphere}, {and Bacterium}.] (Biol.) See the Note under {Microbacteria}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Microbacteria — Mi cro*bac*te ri*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Micro }, and {Bacterium}.] (Biol.) In the classification of Cohn, one of the four tribes of Bacteria. [1913 Webster] Note: In this classification bacteria are divided into four tribes: 1. {Spherobacteria}, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Micrococci — Micrococcus Mi cro*coc cus, n.; pl. {Micrococci}. [NL. See {Micro }, and {Coccus}.] (Biol.) A genus of {Spherobacteria}, in the form of very small globular or oval cells, forming, by transverse division, filaments, or chains of cells, or in some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Micrococcus — Mi cro*coc cus, n.; pl. {Micrococci}. [NL. See {Micro }, and {Coccus}.] (Biol.) A genus of {Spherobacteria}, in the form of very small globular or oval cells, forming, by transverse division, filaments, or chains of cells, or in some cases single …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monera — Monora redirects here. For the Romanian village of Mănărade, called Monora in Hungarian, see Blaj. Monera Fossil range: Hadean – Recent Scanning electron micrograph of Escherichia coli …   Wikipedia

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