Definition of Genus Xanthomonas
1. Noun. A genus of bacteria similar to Pseudomonas but producing a yellow pigment that is not soluble in water.
Generic synonyms: Bacteria Genus
Group relationships: Family Pseudomonodaceae, Pseudomonodaceae
Member holonyms: Xanthomonad
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Xanthomonas
Literary usage of Genus Xanthomonas
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1. DNA Fingerprinting and Plants (Including Pathogens): Sponsored CRIS/ICAR by Andrew Kalinski (1994)
"CC: F832 AB: Genomic DNA of 191 strains of the family Pseudomonadaceae, including 187 strains of the genus Xanthomonas, was cleaved by EcoRI endonuclease. ..."