microbiota

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mi·cro·bi·o·ta

 (mī′krō-bī-ō′tə)
n.
(used with a sing. or pl. verb) The microorganisms that typically inhabit a particular environment, such as the soil, a body of water, or a site on or in an organism, considered as a group. Also called microbiome.

microbiota

(ˌmaɪkrəʊbaɪˈəʊtə)
pl n
(Biology) microfauna and microflora, esp of a specific epoch, habitat, or region
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He added cascading plants, such as Microbiota decussata (a coniferous shrub from Siberia), setting them on their sides so foliage would dangle over the table's edges.
Feathery Microbiota decussata, planted on its side, will stretch out and spill over the table edge.