genus Vibrio


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Noun1.genus Vibrio - a genus of bacteria
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
family Spirillaceae, Spirillaceae - rigid spirally curved elongate bacteria
vibrio, vibrion - curved rodlike motile bacterium
comma bacillus, Vibrio comma - comma-shaped bacteria that cause Asiatic cholera
Vibrio fetus - bacteria that cause abortion in sheep
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2) constructed using the 16S rDNA sequences of strains VI and V2 and their closely related species showed their positions in the genus Vibrio, and allocated them to the V.
Its surface was dominated by members of the genus Vibrio, which includes the bacteria that cause cholera and other gastrointestinal ailments.
One plastic sample they analyzed was dominated by members of the genus Vibrio, which includes bacteria that cause cholera and gastrointestinal maladies.
To the Editor: Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a halophilic member of the genus Vibrio that inhabits temperate and tropical marine environments worldwide.
Bacteria belonging to the genus Vibrio are common in the marine environment," said Madden.