Clathrochloris


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Clathrochloris

[¦klath·rō¦klȯr·əs]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Chlorobiaceae; cells are spherical to ovoid and arranged in chains united in trellis-like aggregates, are nonmotile, contain gas vacuoles, and are free-living.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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