Leucothrix

Leucothrix

[′lü·kə‚thriks]
(microbiology)
The type genus of the family Leucotrichaceae; cells do not form sulfur deposits.
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acuminatum complex (acuminatum, columbianum, fasciculatum, implicatum, leucothrix, lindheimeri, longiligulatum, spretum, sericeum, and thermale).
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.
H7 Uncultured bacterium Bacteroidetes; Flavobacteria; clone V2t17 Flavobacteriales; unclassified (FM165278) Flavobacteriaceae, species 2 H8 Uncultured bacterium Actinobacteria; clone W3-F09 Acidimicrobiales; (FJ930752) unclassified Lamiaceae, species 1 H9 Uncultured bacterium Proteobacteria, clone M0302D3 Gammaproteobacteria, (GU996583) Thiotrichales, Thiotrichaceae, Leucothrix sp.