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Noun1.Rhizobiaceae - a small family of rod-shaped bacteria
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
genus Rhizobium, Rhizobium - the type genus of Rhizobiaceae; usually occur in the root nodules of legumes; can fix atmospheric oxygen
Agrobacterium, genus Agrobacterium - small motile bacterial rods that can reduce nitrates and cause galls on plant stems
Eubacteriales, order Eubacteriales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes
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The best known and most exploited symbiotic N2-fixing bacteria are belonging to the family Rhizobiaceae (Graham and Vance, 2000).
Degradation of the herbicide glyphosate by members of the family Rhizobiaceae.
Rhizopines are known to be nutritional mediators and play a role in nitrogen-fixing symbiotic associations between members of the Rhizobiaceae and legume plants [14].
Strain SWLH2 belonged to family Rhizobiaceae and the highest degree of similarity was found with the genus Agrobacterium.
More strikingly, it has recently been discovered that bacteria that do not belong to the Rhizobiaceae can induce nodules on legumes [5].