family Lactobacillaceae


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Noun1.family Lactobacillaceae - lactic acid bacteria and important pathogens; bacteria that ferment carbohydrates chiefly into lactic acid
kingdom Monera, kingdom Prokaryotae, Monera, Prokayotae - prokaryotic bacteria and blue-green algae and various primitive pathogens; because of lack of consensus on how to divide the organisms into phyla informal names are used for the major divisions
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
genus Lactobacillus - type genus of the family Lactobacillaceae
genus Diplococcus - a genus of bacteria
genus Streptococcus - a genus of bacteria
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The family Paenibacillaceae was common in all soils, while the family Lactobacillaceae (0.7%) was observed only in the grassland sites.
The genus Lactobacillus of the family Lactobacillaceae and the Pseudomonas of the family Pseudomonadaceae increased.