Acholeplasmataceae


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Acholeplasmataceae

[ə‚kōl·ə‚plaz·mə′tās·ē‚ē]
(microbiology)
A family of the order Mycoplasmatales; characters same as for the order and class (Mollicutes); members do not require sterol for growth.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Acholeplasma laidlawii (Edward and Freund 1970) (Acholeplasmatales: Acholeplasmataceae) strain PG-8A (U14905) was used as outgroup to root the tree generated for F2nR2 and cpn60 UT, and a member of the family Membracidae (GU013584) was used as outgroup to root the tree generated with cox1 mini-barcode.
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