genus Nitrosomonas


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Noun1.genus Nitrosomonas - ellipsoidal soil bacteria
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
family Nitrobacteriaceae, Nitrobacteriaceae - usually rod-shaped bacteria that oxidize ammonia or nitrites: nitrobacteria
nitrosobacteria, nitrous bacteria - soil bacteria that oxidize ammonia to nitrites
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5 mg/L copper can cause significant reduction (50%) in nitrification rates for the genus Nitrosomonas (Sato et al.