phototrophic bacteria


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Noun1.phototrophic bacteria - green and purple bacteria; energy for growth is derived from sunlight; carbon is derived from carbon dioxide or organic carbon
eubacteria, eubacterium, true bacteria - a large group of bacteria having rigid cell walls; motile types have flagella
purple bacteria - free-living Gram-negative pink to purplish-brown bacteria containing bacteriochlorophyll
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Several appear to be phototrophic bacteria that produced energy from sunlight.
The Phototrophic Purple Non Sulfur Bacteria (PPNSB) are the best studied and most diverse group of the phototrophic bacteria.
Contract notice: Buying a hplc-ms system for metabolome analysis in extracts from phototrophic bacteria and plants.
In another study, it was reported that the hydrogenases isolated from phototrophic bacteria were able to reduce [Ni.
those of cyanobacteria, anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria, and chemotrophic sulfur bacteria, which differ according to the physical and chemical conditions they favour and other environmental factors [1].
In the Photosynthesis exhibit, visitors can contemplate several cultures of oxygenic phototrophic bacteria in plastic Petri dishes.