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Pertaining to those microorganisms requiring free oxygen but in very low concentration for optimum growth.
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Remanella and Loxodes) are microaerophiles
(Finlay and Fenchel, 1989; Fenchel and Finlay, 1991).
Three neutrophilic microbial groups contribute to Fe(III) mineral formation: microaerophiles
, phototrophs and nitrate-reducing Fe(II)-oxidizers.
The chocolate agar plates were incubated under anaerobic conditions in an anaerobic jar for the possible isolation of microaerophiles