family Rhizobiaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Rhizobiaceae - a small family of rod-shaped bacteria
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
genus Rhizobium, Rhizobium - the type genus of Rhizobiaceae; usually occur in the root nodules of legumes; can fix atmospheric oxygen
Agrobacterium, genus Agrobacterium - small motile bacterial rods that can reduce nitrates and cause galls on plant stems
Eubacteriales, order Eubacteriales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes
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The best known and most exploited symbiotic N2-fixing bacteria are belonging to the family Rhizobiaceae (Graham and Vance, 2000).
Degradation of the herbicide glyphosate by members of the family Rhizobiaceae. Applied Environmental Microbiology.