Definition of Family rhizobiaceae
1. Noun. A small family of rod-shaped bacteria.
Generic synonyms: Bacteria Family
Member holonyms: Genus Rhizobium, Rhizobium, Agrobacterium, Genus Agrobacterium
Group relationships: Eubacteriales, Order Eubacteriales
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Rhizobiaceae
Literary usage of Family rhizobiaceae
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1. Safety Considerations for Biotechnology: Scale-Up of Micro-Organisms As by Environment Directorate (1995)
"... Bradyrhizobium (hereafter, rhizobia) are rod-shaped, non-spore- forming gram-negative soil bacteria belonging to the family Rhizobiaceae (Jordan, 1984). ..."