chlamydiae
(klě-mid\'e-e)
Members of the genus Chlamydia: gram-negative, coccoid cells that reproduce only within the cytoplasmic vesicles of host cells using a life cycle that alternates between elementary bodies and reticulate bodies.

Microbiology. . 2009.

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