Turbatrix aceti


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Noun1.Turbatrix aceti - minute eelworm that feeds on organisms that cause fermentation in e.g. vinegarTurbatrix aceti - minute eelworm that feeds on organisms that cause fermentation in e.g. vinegar
eelworm - any of various small free-living plant-parasitic roundworms
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Although some nematodes have adapted to lower pH values (Bert et al., 2003)--Diploscapter coronatus (3-4), Baujardia mirabilis (2.5-3.0), Turbatrix aceti (1.5)--pH 2.0 is among the lowest on record for a nematode.