Medical Definition of Lucibacterium

1. A genus of aerobic to facultatively anaerobic, motile, peritrichous bacteria containing Gram-negative rods. Their metabolism is fermentative, and they are usually luminescent. They occur on the surface of dead fish and in sea water. The type species is Lucibacterium harveyi. Origin: L. Luceo, to shine, + bacterium Lucibacterium harveyi, a species of luminescent bacteria found in sea water; it is the type species of the genus Lucibacterium. Synonym: Photobacterium harveyi. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lucibacterium

Lucas' groove
Lucasian
Lucayan
Lucayans
Lucca
Lucchese
Lucea
Lucerne
Lucerne hammer
Luchino Visconti
Luchsinger
Luci
Lucia
Lucian
Luciano Pavarotti
Lucibacterium (current term)
Lucifer
Luciferian
Luciferianism
Luciferians
Luciferic
Lucile
Lucilia caesar
Lucilia cuprina
Lucilia illustris
Lucilian
Lucilla
Lucille

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