a genus of nonmotile, paired, gram-negative, enteric bacilli, including H. vagini´cola, a species causing various nosocomial infections.
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A bacterial generic name that has been officially rejected because its type species, Herellea vaginicola, is a member of the genus Acinetobacter.
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HerelleaAn obsolete term for a genus of bacteria that were transferred to Acinetobacter [bergey's].
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