Actinomycetales


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Related to Actinomycetales: Actinomycetes, order Actinomycetales, streptomyces
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Noun1.Actinomycetales - filamentous or rod-shaped bacteriaActinomycetales - filamentous or rod-shaped bacteria  
animal order - the order of animals
division Eubacteria - one-celled monerans having simple cells with rigid walls and (in motile types) flagella
actinomycete - any bacteria (some of which are pathogenic for humans and animals) belonging to the order Actinomycetales
Actinomycetaceae, family Actinomycetaceae - filamentous anaerobic bacteria
family Streptomycetaceae, Streptomycetaceae - higher bacteria typically aerobic soil saprophytes
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Three bacterial orders were present in all samples: Bacteroidales (mainly Prevotella and Porphyromonas); Clostridiales (mainly Peptoniphilus, Anaerococcus, Parvimonas, Dialister, and Finegoldia); and Actinomycetales (Actinomyces, Actinobaculum, and Mobiluncus).
The order Actinomycetales includes the families Mycobacteriaceae and Nocardiaceae, among others.
Although actinomycosis and nocardiosis are often considered together when discussing systemic mycoses, they are filamentous, gram-positive bacteria in the order of Actinomycetales, and not true fungi.
Actinomycetales bacteria from a spruce stand: characterization and effects on growth of root symbiotic, and plant parasitic soil fungi in dual culture.
The genus Rhodococcus is in the family Nocardiaceae in the suborder Corynebacterineae of the Actinomycetales order.