family Mycoplasmataceae


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Noun1.family Mycoplasmataceae - pleomorphic Gram-negative nonmotile microorganism similar to both viruses and bacteria; parasitic in mammals
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
Mycoplasmatales, order Mycoplasmatales - coextensive with the family Mycoplasmataceae
genus Mycoplasma - type and sole genus of the family Mycoplasmataceae
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Mycoplasma pneumoniae is a member of the family Mycoplasmataceae and order Mycoplasmatales [1], the smallest self-replicating prokaryotes in both cellular dimensions and genome size [2-4].