Lachnospira

Lachnospira

[lak′näs·pə·rə]
(microbiology)
A genus of weakly gram-positive, anaerobic bacteria of uncertain affiliation; motile, curved rods that ferment glucose and are found in the rumen of bovine animals.
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Bacteroides 36% Ruminococcus 18% Blautia 15% Lachnospira 12% Porphyrornonas 5% Other 14% Not: Table made from pie chart.
The family Lachnospiraceae includes the genus Butyrivibrio, Lachnospira and Roseburia (Cotta and Forster, 2006).
The family Lachnospiraceae, including the genera Butyrivibrio, Lachnospira and Roseburia.