Cystobacter

Cystobacter

[¦sis·tə′bak·tər]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Cystobacteraceae; vegetative cells are tapered, sporangia are sessile, and microcysts are rigid rods.
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1990) strains, Corallococcus exiguus, Cystobacter ferrugineus, Myxococcus fulvus (Gerth et al.