Definition of Mycoplasmatales
1. Noun. Coextensive with the family Mycoplasmataceae.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Division Eubacteria
Member holonyms: Family Mycoplasmataceae, Mycoplasmataceae
Medical Definition of Mycoplasmatales
1. An order of highly pleomorphic, gram-negative bacteria including both pathogenic and saprophytic species. (12 Dec 1998)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mycoplasmatales
Literary usage of Mycoplasmatales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Manual of Microbiologic Monitoring of Laboratory Animals edited by Kim Waggie (1994)
"... Class: Mollicutes; Order: mycoplasmatales; Family: Mycoplasmataceae). Disease induced: Mycoplasmosis. a. Morphology: Cells are pleomorphic and vary in ..."