Lampropedia

Lampropedia

[‚lam·prə′pēd·ē·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-negative, obligately anaerobic cocci of uncertain affiliation; cells form pairs, tetrads, or flat squared tablets.
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The bacteria belonging to Proteobacteria include 13 genera: Agrobacterium, Comamonas, Lampropedia, Janthinobacterium, Arcobacter, Shewanella, Gluconacetobacter, Providencia, Serratia, Halomonas, Acinetobacter, Pseudomonas and Wohlfahrtiimonas.
Clarke RTJ Niche in pasture-fed ruminants for the large rumen bacteria Oscillospira, Lampropedia, and Quin's and Eadie's ovals.