proteobacteria

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proteobacteria

(prō″tē-ō-băk-tē′rē-ă)
A diverse phylum of gram-negative bacteria, which includes many intestinal bacteria (e.g., Escherichia coli, Salmonella), the nitrogen-fixing bacteria, and the anaerobic purple bacteria.
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KR184134 and KR184135) were compared with those of all members of the genus Ignatzschineria and with those of several species belonging to the class Gammaproteobacteria.
The phylum Proteobacteria presented 40% of Gammaproteobacteria species (100% of unclassified--three sequences) and 60% of Betaproteobacteria with 33.
pensylvanicus were affiliated with Alphaproteobacteria, Gammaproteobacteria, Bacilli, and Mollicutes (Lundgren et al.
Second, healthy teens had greater diversity surrounding their homes and significantly higher generic diversity of gammaproteobacteria on their skin compared with teens who had allergies.
Interestingly, the GFPs and the EFPs exhibited high occurrence of class Gammaproteobacteria (60%-70.
In the early stages of decay, the abundance of Pseudomonadaceae bacteria, a type of Gammaproteobacteria, on the head increased, peaking and then declining shortly before the body cavity ruptured.
Short, thin Gammaproteobacteria appear red, and longer, stouter Epsilonproteobacteria appear green.
Gammaproteobacteria were represented by 2 species, a novel bacterium detected in all lobsters, which could not be assigned to any currently existing gamma-proteobacterial order (herein called 'Candidatus Homarophilus dermatus'), and a second species belonging to genus Leucothrix, which was detected in 6 lobsters.
Those patients with the highest abundance of Gammaproteobacteria at the beginning of the study seemed to have the lowest fatty liver development.
The newly discovered microbe, strain GFAJ-1, is a member of a common group of bacteria, the Gammaproteobacteria.
The Alphaproteobacteria and Gammaproteobacteria (strains CS-2, CS-3, CS-5, CS-6, and CS-9 in Table 1) have closest relatives in salty environments from Korea and Brazil.